Floral border surrounding F1945.9a (page from the St. Petersburg album)

Maker(s)
Artist: Muhammad Sadiq
Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, 1756-57
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Full color and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 46.3 × 30.1 cm (18 1/4 × 11 7/8 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1945.9c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio border

Keywords
flower, India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Shanti Swarup. Flora and Fauna in Mughal Art. Bombay. ill. 75.
  • Barbara Schmitz. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. vol. 28, no. 1, Spring 1982. fig. 5.
  • Richard Ettinghausen. Paintings of the Sultans and Emperors of India in American Collections. Lalit Kala Series of Indian Art New Delhi. pl. 12.
  • Calendar of Exhibitions. vol. 16, no. 4 Hong Kong, April 1985. p. 56.
  • Francis Robinson. Atlas of the Islamic World Since 1500. Oxford. p. 65r.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Exh. cat. Washington, 1981. p. 169.
  • Dr. Esin Atil, W. Thomas Chase, Paul Jett. Islamic Metalwork in the Freer Gallery of Art. Washington, 1985. pp. 222-223, fig. 72.
  • Thomas W. Lentz, Glenn D. Lowry. Timur and the Princely Vision: Persian Art and Culture in the Fifteenth Century. Exh. cat. Los Angeles. p. 323, fig. 110.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
SI Usage Statement

Usage conditions apply

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

Related Objects