top of page

Two letters of Mirza Jawan Bakht bin Shahl Alam Ibn Alamghir 1780. Letter No 1

247259-200.png
December 31, 1779
gold-medal-vector-816269_edited.png
Mirza Firuz Shah
subject-icon-1_edited.png
People
Untitled-2.png
Shah Alam II 1759–1806

Two letters of Mirza Jawan Bakht bin Shahl Alam Ibn Alamghir 1780. Letter No 1

IMG101026

DESCRIPTION

Geography: Country of Origin India Medium: Ink and gold on paper Dimensions: H. 40 in (101.6 cm) W. 16 in. (40.6 cm) Classification: Codices Credit Line: Gift of Terence McInerney, 2012 Accession Number: 2012.207.1a, b H.R.H. Shahzada Mirza Jawan Bakht, Jahandar Shah Bahadur. b. at Delhi, 1749 (s/o Nawab Taj Mahal Begum), educ. privately. Proclaimed as Regent by the Mahrathas during the absence of his father in Bengal, 9th October 1760. Invested as Heir Apparent with the title of Wali Ahad Bahadur, 10th October 1760. Wazir ul-Mamalik-i-Hindustan 1762-1764, 2nd Bakhshi 1779, Supt of the Bathing Apartments 1779-1781. Fled from Delhi 14th April 1784 and settled at Lucknow and granted a political pension by the HEIC, later removed to Benares where he was given the Shiwala Palace for his residence. m. (first) H.R.H. Nawab Mulka-i-Afaq Qutlaq Sultan Begum Sahiba [Jina Begum] [Mahal-i-Khas] (b. at Delhi, 1750

Rate This BookDon’t love itNot greatGoodGreatLove itRate This Book

Your content has been submitted

Post Comment
Ratings & Review
Click To Close Comment Box
Click To Post Your Comment
Show Reviews

Ismail Mazari

average rating is null out of 5

Very good information.

MUGHAL IMAGES

The Mughal Images immediately took a much greater interest in realistic portraiture than was typical of Persian miniatures. Animals and plants were the main subject of many miniatures for albums and were more realistically depicted. To upload your images click here.

The
Mughal Library brings readers of our history and related subjects on one platform. our goal is to share knowledge between researchers and students in a friendly environment.


 

bottom of page