Portrait of Dara Shikoh

Indian
Mughal period
mid-17th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

32 x 21.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.87

Medium or Technique

Opaque watecolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Trace of a Persian inscription to the left of the margin. . Inscription in back: Persian inscriptions in the middle. Persian inscriptions on paper glued onto back of mount.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection