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Portrait of Sayyid Amir Khan

Object Name:
Illustrated album leaf
Date:
second half 17th century
Geography:
Attributed to India
Medium:
Ink, watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Page: H. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm) W. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) Painting: H. 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm) W. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.203.1a, b
Not on view
Laura D'Aintrey, New York (until 1909; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Roof Garden Commission: Imran Qureshi’s Miniature Paintings," July 29, 2013–February 2, 2014.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1944. ill. fig. 69 (b/w).

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Mohammadan Art. Iran Library. Tehran: Bongah Tarjomeh va Nashr Ketab, 1957. ill. fig. 69.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. 3rd rev. and enl. ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1958. p. 64.

Dimand, Maurice S. A Handbook of Muhammadan Art. Publications, 36.. Lahore: The Panjabi Adabi Academy, 1964. p. 64.



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