Drawing of animals and plants

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    early 17th century
  • Geography

    India
  • Material

    Ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 25.7 x 15.2 cm (10 1/8 x 6 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1907.618
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1907.618

Object Details

  • Court

    Mughal Court
  • School/Tradition

    Mughal School
  • Provenance

    To 1907
    Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna (1839-1914), London, to 1907 [1]
    From 1907 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna in 1907 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] See Reserve List of Persian Manuscripts and Miniatures, H.B.H. 116, pg. 38, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from India (October 14, 1978 to May 15, 1979)
    Near Eastern Pottery and Persian Painting (May 2, 1923 to March 14, 1931)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna (1839-1914) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    India
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Painting
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