Asian Art

Unfinished Portrait of a Mughal Emperor, possibly Bahadur Shah

early 18th century

Ink, watercolor and gold on paper

8 1/8 x 4 3/16 in. (20.6 x 10.6 cm) framed: 14 13/16 x 10 5/16 in. (37.7 x 26.2 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.60
Culture: 
Indian, Islamic
Period: 
Mughal period (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
India
Status: 
By appointment
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