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Artist:
Probably by Farrukh Beg (active early 1580s–1619)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 16 x 11.1 cm (6 5/16 x 4 3/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Bijapur, Karnataka, Deccan, India
Date:
ca. 1605-1610
Period:
Adil Shahi dynasty
Previous custodian or owner:
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (1868 - 1951) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance:
To 1907
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1907 [1]
From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, in 1907 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See List of Persian Manuscripts and Miniatures, pg. 105, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Also, the presence of a stamp of "Exposition d'Art Musulman, Palais des Champs Elysees, 1893" has been observed on the reverse of the folio (see Curatorial Remark 10, Debra Diamond, February 3, 2011, in the object record).
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Topic:
Christianity  Search this
child  Search this
Virgin Mary  Search this
Adil Shahi dynasty (1489 - 1686)  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1907.155
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1907.155