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Mir Ja'far

Painting
ca. 1760 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting a portrait of a nobleman, Mir Ja'far.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Painted in opaque watercolour on paper
Brief Description
Painting, Mir Ja'far, opaque watercolour on paper, Lucknow, ca. 1760
Physical Description
Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting a portrait of a nobleman, Mir Ja'far.
Content description
A portrait of a nobleman, Mir Ja'far.
Styles
Marks and Inscriptions
'Taswir Mubasshir Ja'far Namsail made Khalife sultan' (handwritten inscription)
Credit line
Given by Col. J.G. Gayer-Anderson C.M.G., D.S.G. and Major R.G. Gayer-Anderson.
Object history
From the Gayer-Anderson collection
Subjects depicted
Associated Object
Collection
Accession Number
IS.182-1952

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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