string(20) "edanmdm:fsg_F1945.9b" Page of Calligraphy [obverse] from the St. Petersburg album - National Museum of Asian Art

Page of Calligraphy [obverse] from the St. Petersburg album

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At A Glance

  • Period

    calligraphy 1610-11, margins 1756–57
  • Geography

    India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 35.3 × 17.1 cm (13 7/8 × 6 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1945.9b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1945.9b

Object Details

  • Calligrapher

    Imad al-Hasani (died 1615)
  • Borders

    Muhammad Hadi (Iranian, active mid-18th century)
  • Court

    Mughal Court
  • School/Tradition

    Mughal school
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Body Image (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
    The Imperial Image: Painting for the Mughal Court (September 25, 1981 to 30 March 1982)
    Indian Art (January 1, 1963 to January 28, 1981)
  • Origin

    India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Album
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