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"Portrait of a Noble in Gauzy White Costume", Folio from the Davis Album

Object Name:
Illustrated album leaf
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Made in India
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Page: H. 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm) W. 8 1/4 in. ( 21 cm) Painting: H. 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm) W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.174.7
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1914–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
Beach, Milo C., Eberhard Fischer, and B.N. Goswamy. Masters of Indian Painting. Vol. Vols. I, II. Zurich, Switzerland: Artibus Asiae Publishers, 2011. vol. I, pp. 137, 140, ill. fig. 3 (color).



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