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A Nilgai


Description Provenance Credit
Description Walters manuscript leaf W.865, this painting of a nilgai (also called a blue bull or Boselaphus tragocamelus), which is an antelope indigenous to Asia, is attributable to the reign of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan (reigned 1037-1068 AH/AD 1627-1658).
Provenance John and Berthe Ford, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 2001, by gift.
Credit Gift of John and Berthe Ford, 2001

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Period
1031-1059 AH/AD 1625-1650 (Mughal)
Medium
ink and pigments on paper
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.865.A
Measurements
H: 8 1/4 x W: 11 in. (21 x 27.9 cm)
Geographies
  • India (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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