Portrait of Akbar with falcon

Indian
Mughal period
17th century


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

28.2 x 21.5 cm (11 1/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.41

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Inscription in front: Persian inscription under blue margin. Inscription in back: Persian inscription in margin. Seven lines in Nasta'liq calligraphy and name Shah Akbar

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1915 by Denman Waldo Ross. Purchased in Bombay.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection