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Babur and His Retinue Visiting Gor Khatri from the Baburnama (Book of Babur)
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Babur and His Retinue Visiting Gor Khatri from the Baburnama (Book of Babur)


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Description In this folio from Walters manuscript W.596, Babur and his warriors are depicted visiting the Hindu temple Gurh Kattri (Kur Katri) in Bigram.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
9/15/2015Treatmentexamined for exhibition; media consolidation; mounted
Exhibitions
  • The Art of the Book in India. British Library, London. 1982.
  • Yoga: The Art of Transformation. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington; Asian Art Museum, San Francisco; The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland. 2013-2014.
  • Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Asian Art Museum, San Francisco. 2015-2016.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
998-1097 AH/AD 1590s (Mughal)
Medium
opaque watercolor and ink on re-margined paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.596.22B
Measurements
H: 12 5/8 x W: 8 1/4 in. (32 x 21 cm)
Geographies
  • India (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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