Folio from the “Late Shah Jahan Album”

Indian, Mughal
Mughal period
Folio, borders, illumination about 1650–58; calligraphy about 1505–45
Signed by Mir 'Ali Heravi (late 15th century to 1545)


Object Place: Northern India; Object Place: Bukhara, Iran or Uzbekistan

Dimensions

Overall: 38.2 x 25.4cm (15 1/16 x 10in.) Other (Without borders): 15.6 x 8.2cm (6 1/8 x 3 1/4in.)

Accession Number

60.170

Medium or Technique

Ink, color, and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy

Provenance

1960, gift of John Goelet, Cambridge, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 10, 1960)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet