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"Captured Indian Raja Brought to Sultan Mahmud of Ghazni", Folio from a Majma al-Tavarikh (World Histories)

Author:
Hafiz-i Abru (d. 1430)
Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
ca. 1425
Geography:
present-day Afghanistan, Herat
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, silver, and gold on brownish paper
Dimensions:
Page: 16 7/8 x 13 1/4 in. (42.9 x 33.7 cm) Painting: 4 3/8 x 10 1/8 in. (11.1 x 25.7 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.193
Not on view
[ Emile Tabbagh, Paris and New York, by 1926]; [ Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, cat. 1933, no. 10; sold to Macy]; V. Everit Macy, New York (until d. 1930; his estate sale, American ArtAssociation, New York, January 6–8, 1938, no. 445, to MMA)
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