Portrait of the Elephant 'Alam Guman

Artist: Painting attributed to Bichitr (active ca. 1610–60)
Object Name: Illustrated album leaf
Date: ca. 1640
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions: a) Whole page H. 18.1 in. (46 cm) W. 12.6 in. (32 cm) b) Whole page H. 18.1/8 in. (46 cm) W. 12 5/8 in. (32 cm) Calligraphy page: H. 73/4 in. (19.6 cm) W. 3 1/16 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1996
Accession Number: 1996.98a

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