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Sadhus Gathered Around a Fire

Asian Art

CULTURE Indian
MEDIUM Opaque watercolor on paper
  • Place Made: India
  • DATES ca. 1600
    DYNASTY Mughal
    DIMENSIONS sheet: 15 15/16 x 11 3/16 in. (40.5 x 28.4 cm) image: 8 13/16 x 4 11/16 in. (22.4 x 11.9 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Three collectors' seals on border: including the seal of the library of Suleiyman Jah and one reading "To each book of mine like the design of Bismallah," and the third, "The pen of Majd Ali Shah, the King of the Times" dated 1244 A.H./1829; Persian calligraphy on verso (translated by Maryam Ekhtiar)
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 39.85
    CREDIT LINE By exchange
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