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"Dervish With a Lion", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album

Painting by Padarath

Calligrapher: Sultan 'Ali al-Mashhadi (active late 15th–early 16th century)
Object Name: Album leaf
Date: verso: ca. 1630; recto: ca. 1500
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 15 5/16 in. (38.9 cm) W. 10 1/16 in. (25.6 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955
Accession Number: 55.121.10.11

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