Elias and Prince Nur ad-Dahr; single-page painting on detached folio. A-side: From the Hamzanama. The prophet Elias (Elijah) rescuing Prince Nur ad-Dahr from drowning in a river. Lush forest in background and fish and sea creatures in foreground.
A-side: Opaque watercolour on cloth (cotton). B-side: ink on paper.
- Made in: India
- (Asia,South Asia,India)
- Height: 81.4 centimetres (Mounted)
- Width: 61 centimetres (Mounted)
- Thickness: 0.5 centimetres (Mounted)
Not on display
2012 - 2013 15 Oct - 3 Feb, Rome, Fondazione Roma Museo - Palazzo Sciarra, 'Akbar: The Great Emperor of India'
2011-2012 25 Oct - 5 Feb, Perth, Western Australian Museum, 'Extraordinary Stories from the British Museum'
2003 28 Jun-21 Oct, Zürich, Rietberg Museum, 'The Adventures of Hamza'
2002-2003 2 Nov-26 Jan, New York, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, 'The Adventures of Hamza'
2002 23 Jun-29 Sept, Washington, Sackler Gallery, 'The Adventures of Hamza'
1976 13 Apr-11 Jul, BM, 'Paintings from the Muslim Courts of India'
- Associated Title: Hamzanama
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Object reference number: RFM540
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