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A Pilgrim and an ascetic in conversation

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1600
  • Geography

    India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 10.3 x 9.3 cm (4 1/16 x 3 11/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1929.76
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1929.76

Object Details

  • Court

    Mughal Court
  • School/Tradition

    Mughal school
  • Provenance

    To 1929
    Kirkor Minassian, New York to 1929 [1]
    From 1929
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Kirkor Minassian, New York in 1929 [2]
    Notes:
    [1] Object file, undated folder sheet note.
    [2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas (October 16, 2004 to January 3, 2016)
    Arts of the Islamic World (May 3, 1998 to January 3, 2016)
    The Imperial Image: Painting for the Mughal Court (September 25, 1981 to 30 March 1982)
    The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from India (October 14, 1978 to May 15, 1979)
    Untitled Exhibition, Mughal Painting, 1947 (April 23 to September 30, 1947)
    Untitled Exhibition, Mughal Painting (December 20, 1944 to April 23, 1947)
    Untitled Exhibition, South Asian Paintings, Gallery 4 (May 5, 1933 to January 9, 1945)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Kirkor Minassian (1874-1944)
  • Origin

    India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Painting
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