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A Radish Plant, Seed, and Flower

Object Name:
Illustrated single work
Date:
late 18th century
Geography:
India, Calcutta
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H. 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm) W. 24 1/2 (47.6 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Islamic Art Gifts, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.289
Not on view
Inscription: On the right side a vertical inscription in Persian letters reads muli (radish). On the left, numbers written along the opposite read, inked in arabic: 646 (?); penciled in roman: 62.
Major James Nathaniel Rind, India and England, (after 1778–died 1813); John Hunt, Dublin (ca. 1965); Private Collection, Virginia (ca. 1985); [ Terence McInerney, New York, until 2007; sold to MMA]
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