Emperor Alamgir II
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
sheet: 7 3/16 x 5 1/4 in. (18.3 x 13.3 cm)
image: 5 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (13.3 x 7.9 cm) (show scale)
On reverse in English: Emperor Alamgir
Verso, at top of page, in black ink, in Devanagari script: Alamgir Sukha Luhar; in red ink, in English script: Mugal King as Rajput Style/Artist, painter Sukha Luhar/Date 1755 AD/Mewar Style/Rare painting; at bottom, in red ink, in English script: Emperor-Alamgir.
Prior to 1978, provenance not yet documented; by 1978, acquired by anonymous New York collectors; 1978, gift of anonymous collectors to the Brooklyn Museum.
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Sukha Luhar. Emperor Alamgir II, ca. 1756. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, sheet: 7 3/16 x 5 1/4 in. (18.3 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 78.256.5 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 78.256.5_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 78.256.5_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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