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A King Out Hunting Accidently Kills a Young Man
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A King Out Hunting Accidently Kills a Young Man


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Description On this folio from Walters manuscript W.622, a king out hunting accidentally kills a young man and offers to compensate his mother with his own life or a platter of gold.
Exhibitions
  • Pearls of the Parrot of India: The Emperor Akbar's Illustrated "Khamsa," 1597-1598. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 2005-2006.
Provenance Muhammad 'Ali Shirazi ibn […] Muhammad Qasim Shirazi, 1250 (?) [mode of acquisition unknown]; 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
935 AH/AD 1529 (Safavid)
Medium
ink and pigments on laid paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.622.39A
Measurements
H: 10 5/8 x W: 6 1/2 in. (27.0 x 16.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Iran (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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