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  • Place of origin:

    Mughal Empire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1670 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 1964

  • Museum number:

    IS.133:37/B-1964

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a nobleman, identified in an inscription as Ghazi ad-din Khan, seated on a terrace holding a book.

Place of Origin

Mughal Empire (made)

Date

ca. 1670 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Ghazi u'd-din Khan'
[subject's name]
inscribed on mount

Object history note

This album of 104 folios known as the Clive Album was formerly the property of the Earl of Powis, Powis Castle. (RP 1959/1747)

Descriptive line

Painting, Large Clive Album, nobleman (Ghazi ad-din Khan) seated holding book, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, ca. 1670

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Noble; Book; Terrace

Categories

Paintings; Portraits; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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