A Youth Reading, from the Nasiruddin Shah Album

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1610
  • Geography

    India
  • Material

    Opaque color, ink and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 33.3 x 21 cm (13 1/8 x 8 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1953.93
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1953.93

Object Details

  • Artist

    Muhammad Ali
  • Court

    Mughal Court
  • School/Tradition

    Mughal School
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Falcons: The Art of the Hunt (January 15 to July 17, 2022)
    East of Eden: Gardens in Asian Art (February 24 to May 13, 2007)
    Masterworks of Indian Painting (December 13, 1997 to June 13, 1998)
    The Arts of South Asia (May 13, 1985 to December 2, 1985)
    The Imperial Image: Painting for the Mughal Court (September 25, 1981 to 30 March 1982)
    Indian Art (January 1, 1963 to January 28, 1981)
    Untitled Exhibition, South Asian Art, Gallery 8 (July 15, 1958 to January 1, 1963)
    Special Exhibition, Near Eastern Art (September 15, 1953 to February 9, 1954)
  • Origin

    India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

    Painting
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