Portrait of Shah Alam (r. at Delhi 1760–1790)

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

15.3 x 12.4 cm (6 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15.85

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

On front: Persian inscription identifying subject. On reverse: scribbled Hindi inscription, not read.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1915 by Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection