Keywords: globe

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The Emperor Shah Jahan Standing on a Globe

Detached album folio; recto: Emperor Shah Jahan standing on a globe; inscriptions in Persian black nasta’liq script; verso: calligraphy panel, quatrain by Hafiz; Persian in black nasta’liq script; signature in the bottom cloud band; one of a group of 16 folios. Border: The painting is set in a pink, floral scroll inner frame and a …