Shah Jahan hunting

Detached album folio; Shah Jahan hunting.
Border: the painting is set in gold rulings mounted on a gold-sprinkled paperboard.

Historical period(s)
ca. 1900
Movement
Mughal Court
School
Mughal School
Medium
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 44.4 x 31.1 cm (17 1/2 x 12 1/4 in)
Geography
India
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Henri Vever collection
Accession Number
S1986.444
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Detached album folio

Keywords
elephant, emperor, Henri Vever collection, horse, hunting, India, lion, shah, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907

Description

Detached album folio; Shah Jahan hunting.
Border: the painting is set in gold rulings mounted on a gold-sprinkled paperboard.

Published References
  • Glenn D. Lowry, Milo Cleveland Beach, Elisabeth West FitzHugh, Susan Nemanzee, Janet Snyder. An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection. Washington and Seattle. cat. 431, p. 351.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum