Small Portrait of Jahangir

Indian
Mughal period
About 1615


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

12.5 x 9.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3105

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Two lines of Persian on reverse

Provenance

By 1916, purchased in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947); 1917, sold by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1917, given by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1917)

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection