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Portrait of Jafar Khan

Object Name:
Album leaf
Date:
17th century
Geography:
Attributed to India
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) W. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
45.174.13
Not on view
Inscription: Definition: Persian quatrain
Translation by H. McAllister: At top: He is the raiser to honor.
At bottom: Hidayatullah wrote it, may his sins be forgiven.

Marking: See additional card.
George D. Pratt, New York (by 1933–d. 1935); Vera Amherst Hale Pratt, New York (life interest 1935–45)
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