- Museum number
- Series: Hindu and Persian Miniatures and Penmanship
The Virgin Mary and child; single-page painting mounted on album folio, B-side. Mary, in blue cloak and mauve dress, seated on a terrace holding baby Jesus, surrounded by attendants holding various bowls and dishes. A tree and a building with red and green curtains in background. Ornate colourful floral border. Inscribed. Album contains 62 paintings and calligraphies.
Ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper. Album covers painted with various hunting scenes.
- Production date
- 18thC (?)
Height: 22.20 centimetres (image with borders)
Height: 19.10 centimetres (image)
Height: 39.40 centimetres (manuscript)
Height: 38.10 centimetres (page)
Thickness: 4 centimetres (manuscript)
Width: 16.20 centimetres (image with borders)
Width: 12.90 centimetres (image)
Width: 30 centimetres (manuscript)
Width: 28 centimetres (page)
- Curator's comments
- See 1974,0617,0.10 .1-.62 for all folios included in this album.
See 1974,0617,0.10.13 for image mounted on reverse of this folio.
For spine, front inside cover and front matter inscriptions, see 1974,0617,0.10.1.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB).
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 22,470
Miscellaneous number: 22970F7V
Miscellaneous number: Or 55d