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Signature: 22.214.171.124 verso: In Persian, in lower left triangle: Written by the poor Mir 'Ali the scribe may God cover his faults.Inscription: 126.96.36.199 recto:In Persian, on the pink and gold border (in Shah Jahan's hand): A good portrait of Sayyid Khan Jahan Barha, done by Lalchand.Marking: 188.8.131.52 recto:Margin number '36' is inscribed in the gilt margin.
Jack S. Rofe, Scotland (in 1929; sale, Sotheby's, London,December 12, 1929, to Kevorkian); [ Hagop Kevorkian, New York, from 1929]; [ Kevorkian Foundation, New York, until 1955; gift and sale to MMA]
Welch, Stuart Cary, Annemarie Schimmel, Marie Lukens Swietochowski, and Wheeler M. Thackston. The Emperors' Album: Images of Mughal India. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987. no. nos. 65, 66, pp. 214- 217, ill., verso fig. 65 (b/w); recto fig. 66 (color).
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