Page from the St. Petersburg album: floral border framing F1942.18b

Artist: Muhammad Sadiq
Historical period(s)
Color on gold ground
H: 43 cm (16 15/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Album, Painting

Album leaf border

flower, India, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Shanti Swarup. Flora and Fauna in Mughal Art. Bombay. ill. 137.
  • Wilma Komala. The Windsor Castle Badhah Nama and its Place in the Development of Historical Painting During the Reign of Shah Jahan, 1628-1658. Ann Arbor. pl. LVXIII.
  • Annemarie Schimmel. Islam in India and Pakistan. Iconography of Religions Leiden. p. 27, pl. xxiii.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Exh. cat. Washington, 1981. p. 177.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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