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Abul Fazl Presenting Akbarnama

April 26, 2023
Mirza Firuz Shah
Akbar 1556–1605



Artist: Govardhan (fl. 1596–1640)

Title: Abu'l-Fazl presents Akbarnama to Akbar (CBL In 03.176)

Part of: Akbarnama (CBL In 03) Edit this at Wikidata

Object Type: Manuscript illumination / folio Edit this at Wikidata 

Description: en:Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak presenting Akbarnama to the Grand Mogul Akbar. Mughal miniature. Date: Between 1603 and 1605 Edit this at Wikidata Medium: Paper, Pigment and Gold Edit this at 

Wikidata Dimensions: Height: 431 mm (16.9 in) Edit this at Wikidata; Width: 261 mm (10.2 in) Edit this at Wikidata

Collection: Chester Beatty Library Blue pencil.svg

Wikidata: Q391976 Accession number: In 03.176 (Chester Beatty Library) Edit this at Wikidata

Place of Creation: Agra Edit this at Wikidata

Source/Photographer: Transferred from ru.wikipedia to Commons by The Deceiver using Commons Helper.

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Ismail Mazari

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Very good information.


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