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"Asaf khan Presents Offerings (?)", Folio from the Davis Album

Object Name:
Illustrated album leaf
Date:
ca. 1604
Geography:
India
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
13.06 in. high 8.25 in. wide (33.2 cm high 20.9 cm wide)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.174.12
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1914–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
Beach, Milo. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Washington, D.C.: Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1981. pp. 103, 120, attributing to Manohar, Hamid Bhakari punished by Akbar, dispersed leaf from Chester Beatty Akbar-nameh, vol. II; see Beveridge translation, vol. 2, 416-18; dates to ca. 1604 or slightly later.



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