Elephant and Mahout

Indian
late Mughal period
18th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

40.7 x 27.6 cm (16 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.288

Medium or Technique

Ink and light color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Inscription in front: Four panels of Persian calligraphy in the inner margins and a brief Persian notation above the image.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Edward W. Forbes in 1907.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Forbes