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Intoxicated Mystics and Assorted Subjects

Asian Art

CULTURE Indian
MEDIUM Watercolor on paper with gold
  • Place Made: Lucknow, Oudh, India
  • DATES ca. 1775
    DIMENSIONS sheet: 15 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (40.0 x 29.2 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Inscriptions, in gold or white pigment, identify figures from catalogue: Lower left, near man on horseback lassoing man riding on elephant, in white pigment, in Persian, in nastaliq script: Rustam the hero; lower right corner, in gold pigment, in Persian, in nastaliq script: The young Miza Javan-Bakht and Shah 'Alam Padshah. (trans. M. Adib)
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 84.183
    CREDIT LINE Anonymous gift
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