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A Seated Muslim Saint

Indian
Mughal period
18th century; calligraphy dated 1761


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

22.7 x 14.7 cm (8 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1398

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Inscription in front: inscription in Persian or Arabic on book.. Inscription in back: fragmentary inscription in Persian, including date: A.H. 1169 (A.D. 1761)

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1913 for Rs. 25.

Credit Line

Special Fund for the Purchase of Indian Art