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"Courtiers with a Riderless Horse", Folio from the Davis Album

Object Name:
Illustrated album leaf
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Attributed to 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. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm) W. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 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:
30.95.174.13
Not on view
Theodore M. Davis, New York (by 1914–d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
New York. Grey Art Gallery, New York University. "Circa 1776," November 1, 1976–November 24, 1976, p. 23.

"lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, N.Y., exhibition in the Grey Art Gallery, New York University, November 1-24, 1976 / prepared by art history students in Seminar v43.0600 of Washington Square and University College, New York." In Circa 1776. New York: NYU, 1976. p. 23.

Beach, Milo. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court. Washington, D.C.: Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1981.



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