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Inscription: 126.96.36.199 recto:In Persian (in Jahangir's hand) below upper left portrait: "Portrait of Raja..."In Persian (in Shah Jahan's hand) below upper left portrait: "Work of Balchand"In Persian, below upper right portrait: "Portrait of Inayat Khan, work of Daulat"In Persian, along right edge of lower left portrait: "Portrait of Abd al-Khaliq, work of Naroyam (?)"In Persian (in Jahangir's hand) above lower right portrait: "Portrait of Jamal Khan, Karawal (the huntsman), work of Murad" 188.8.131.52 verso:In Persian, in three vertical panels: "The humble sinner the despicable 'Ali the scribe. Allah forgive him his sins and cancel his faults! In the last days of the Blessed Muharram year 928 (December A.D. 1521)"In Persian, at the end of calligraphy: "The slave wrote it"Marking: 184.108.40.206 recto: Margin number '12' is inscribed in the gilt margin.
Jack S. Rofe, Scotland (in 1929; sale, Sotheby's London,December 12, 1929, no. 121, to Kevorkian); [ Hagop Kevorkian, New York, from 1929]; [ Kevorkian Foundation, New York, until 1955; gift and sale to MMA]
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