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"Great Hornbill", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album

Painting by Mansur
(active ca. 1589–1626)

Calligrapher: Mir 'Ali Haravi (d. ca. 1550)
Object Name: Album leaf
Date: recto: ca. 1540; verso: ca. 1615–20
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 15 1/4 in. (38.7 cm) W. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955
Accession Number: 55.121.10.14

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