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Moses praying to end the serpents’ attack on the Israelites, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of Father Jerome Xavier

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Moses praying to end the serpents’ attack on the Israelites, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of Father Jerome Xavier

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Moses praying to end the serpents’ attack on the Israelites, from a Mirror of Holiness (Mir’at al-quds) of Father Jerome Xavier 1602-04 Part of a set. See all set records Mughal India, Allahabad, made for Prince Salim (1569–1627) Opaque watercolor, ink, color and gold on paper Page: 26.3 x 15.6 cm (10 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.); Painting only: 18.9 x 10.5 cm (7 7/16 x 4 1/8 in.) John L. Severance Fund 2005.145.63.b PROVENANCE Before 1930s-2005 An Indian family in Great Britain, whose grandfather brought the manuscript to England in the 1930s or 1940s through 2005 2005 (Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch Ltd., London, UK, 2005, sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art) 2005- The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH, 2005-present EXHIBITION HISTORY Prince Salim's Life of Christ – Gallery 115 Rotation. The Cleveland Museum of Art (organizer) (December 2, 2019-July 1, 2020).

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