ALBUM FOLIO FRAGMENT WITH SCHOLAR IN A GARDEN
June 30, 1610
Religion and Festival
Attributed to: Muhammad Ali (Indian, active early 17th century)
Calligrapher: Mir 'Imad al-Hasani (d. 1615) Indian, Mughal Mughal period about 1610–15 Object Place: North India
Ink, color, gold, and silver on paper
Height x width: 15 × 15.8 cm (5 7/8 × 6 1/4 in.)
Bartlett Collection—Museum purchase with funds from the Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912 and Picture Fund
NOT ON VIEW
Books and manuscripts
Persian inscription below image: Mohammad Ali".
By 1912, Victor Goloubew (b. 1879 - d. 1945), Paris [see note 1]; 1914, sold by Goloubew through M. Meyer-Riefstahl to the MFA for $76,999.81 (total price for 14.532-700). (Accession Date: June 4, 1914)
 Victor Goloubew was born in Russia but lived in Paris by the time of this acquisition. He formed this collection of Persian and Indian miniature paintings and exhibited it at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris from 1912 to 1914 (Paull, Florence Virginia. "The Goloubew Collection of Persian and Indian Paintings." Museum of Fine Arts Bulletin. Vol. XIII. No. 74. (February 1915) 1-16).