Keywords: horseman

29 objects

Equestrian Portrait of Jahangir

Album folio; Equestrian Portrait of Jahangir; recto: single-page portrait, inscription consists of the name of Shah Jahangir in the margin; verso: two couplets from the Diwan of Hafiz; Persian in black nasta’liq script; corners embellished with triangular illuminated panels. Border: The recto is set in gold and black rulings followed by a dark blue, gold-sprinkled …


Folio from an anthology; two riders carrying maces approaching a castle

Detached folio from a dispersed manuscript; Two riders carrying maces approaching a castle; one of a group of three folios; marginal inscription. Border: The painting is set in gold, red and blue rulings in a border with gold floral motifs.