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Hunting Scene: Prince and Princess on Horseback

June 30, 1800
Animals and Plants
Shah Alam II 1759–1806

Hunting Scene: Prince and Princess on Horseback



Indian Later Mughal period 18th century Object Place: Northern India MEDIUM/TECHNIQUE Opaque watercolor and gold on paper DIMENSIONS Height x width: 19.2 × 24.9 cm (7 9/16 × 9 13/16 in.) COLLECTIONS Asia CLASSIFICATIONS Paintings PROVENANCE Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

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Ismail Mazari

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Very good information.


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