- Museum number
- Series: Indian Drawings
Portrait of Dara Shikuh and Sulayman Shikuh; single-page tinted drawing mounted in an album. Portrait of Dara Shikuh, at left, holding a sword in his right hand and a flower in his left with a halo around his head. Sulayman Shikuh faces him at right, with a sword and shield tied to his waist and his hands outstretched. Inscribed. Album contains 60 Indian drawings and paintings.
Ink and wash on paper. Album bound in black leather with pages of European paper, watermarked 1799.
- Production date
Height: 19.20 centimetres (drawing)
Height: 34 centimetres (manuscript)
Height: 32.70 centimetres (page)
Thickness: 2.90 centimetres (manuscript)
Width: 15.20 centimetres (drawing)
Width: 22 centimetres (manuscript)
Width: 19.60 centimetres (page)
- Curator's comments
- See 1920,0917,0.11 .1-.62 for all folios included in this album.
See 1920,0917,0.11.1 for spine and front matter inscriptions.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB).
- Middle East
- Registration number