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"Page of Calligraphy Illuminated with Animals and Plants in a Field of Flowers", Folio from the Shah Jahan Album

Calligrapher: Mir 'Ali Haravi
(d. ca. 1550)

Artist: Painting by Nanha
Object Name: Album leaf
Date: verso: ca. 1610–15; recto: ca.1535–45
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 15 1/16 in. (38.3 cm) W. 10 5/16 in. (26.2 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955
Accession Number: 55.121.10.4

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