Emperor Humayan

Painting
18th century (made)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, the Mughal emperor Humayan seated upon a golden throne, beneath a state umbrella.


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Materials and Techniques
Painted in opaque watercolour on paper
Brief Description
Painting, Emperor Humayan on throne, opaque watercolour on paper, Mughal, probably Murshidabad, probably 18th century
Physical Description
Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, the Mughal emperor Humayan seated upon a golden throne, beneath a state umbrella.
Dimensions
  • Height: 183mm (approx)
  • Width: 111mm (approx.)
Content description
The Mughal emperor Humayan seated upon a golden throne, beneath a state umbrella.
Styles
Credit line
Purchased with Art Fund support
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
IS.147-1955

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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