- Museum number
Album leaf; painting depicting a recreational scene of European men drinking within a walled garden. Seven men appear in total. No text. Painted in opaque watercolour, ink, and gold on paper.
- Production date
Height: 18.70 centimetres (image)
Height: 21.90 centimetres (sheet)
Width: 13.10 centimetres (image)
Width: 16.10 centimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- Originally bound into an album containing 100 folios. This miniature was removed from the album for loan to an exhibition in Portugal (no date recorded but probably in 1997 [see conservation field]). See permanent location field for the current location details of this object.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2023-2024, 7 Oct-26 Jan, Milton Keynes, MK Gallery, Beyond the Page: South Asian Miniature Painting and Britain, 1600 to Now
1991 9 Mar-7 May, Japan, Osaka, National Museum of Art, Treasures of the British Museum, cat. no.147
1991 5 Jan-20 Feb, Japan, Yamaguchi, Prefectural Museum of Art, Treasures of the British Museum, cat. no.147
1990 20 Oct-9 Dec, Japan, Tokyo, Setagaya Art Museum, Treasures of the British Museum, cat. no.147
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From an album formerly in the collection of Claudius J. Rich. Purchased by the British Museum in 1825 from his widow, Mary Rich. Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB) in 1974 when the majority of Rich's manuscripts transferred to the British Library.
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Add. 7468