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recto: "Portrait of Raja Suraj Singh Rathor", verso: Page of Calligraphy. Folio from the Shah Jahan Album

Painting by Bishan Das

Calligrapher: Mir 'Ali Haravi (d. ca. 1550)
Object Name: Album leaf
Date: recto: late 16th century; verso: ca. 1640
Geography: India
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: H. 15 1/4 in. (38. 7 cm) W. 10 1/16 in. (25.6 cm)
Classification: Codices
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and The Kevorkian Foundation Gift, 1955
Accession Number: 55.121.10.7

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