Description This Mughal painting from Walters manuscript leaf W.695 portrays a Jesuit priest standing in a landscape, holding a rosary in his right hand. It is attributable to the the mid-11th century AH/AD 17th. The top and bottom of the painting are bordered with marbled paper. Reddish-brown-tinted paper with illuminated floral motifs surrounds the image on four sides.
|9/01/2015||Treatment||examined for exhibition; installed in climate package; media consolidation|
- 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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