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Culture: Mughal India, court of Akbar (388)
Culture: Mughal India, court of Akbar (388)
Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279CCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.2.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.4.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.6.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.12.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.21.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.33.aCCCC0
The monkey slain, his blood to be used as medicine for the ailing prince...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.33.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.34.aCCCC0
The hunter throws away the baby parrots, who pretend to be dead, and...
attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.35.aCCCC0
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attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.35.bCCCC0
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attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.36.aCCCC0
The hunter offers the mother parrot to the king of Kamarupa, from a Tuti...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
1962.279.36.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.38.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.40.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.45.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.48.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.49.aCCCC0
The astrologer predicts a calamity for the newly born prince in his...
Banavari 1 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.52.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.53.bCCCC0
A woman asks her lover to leave her house, brandishing his sword and...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.58.aCCCC0
Landscape with a lotus pool, from a Tuti-nama (Tales of a Parrot),...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.59.aCCCC0
The prince, once reprieved, is returned to the palace of execution a...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.59.bCCCC0
The handmaiden again appeals for justice and the prince is led to the...
Gujarati (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.61.bCCCC0
The handmaiden appeals for justice and the prince is taken to the...
Tara 2 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.63.bCCCC0
The prince’s ordeal continues, he is ordered away to be executed for the...
Ghulam 'Ali (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.66.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.71.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.74.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.76.aCCCC0
The Parrot Addresses Khujasta at the Beginning of the Eleventh Night,...
Banavari 2 (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.87.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.88.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.91.aCCCC0
The king of the Ocean, having assumed human form, arrives at the court...
Ghulam 'Ali (Indian, active 1550s-1590s)
1962.279.92.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.96.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.96.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.107.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.110.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.112.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.123.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.134.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.136.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.139.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.144.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.156.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.162.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.167.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.168.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.176.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.181.aCCCC0
Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.193.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.204.aCCCC0
The donkey, in a tiger’s skin, reveals his identity by braying aloud,...
attributed to Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600)
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.219.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.228.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.231.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.239.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.250.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.252.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.262.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.271.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.272.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.274.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.277.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.279.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.280.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.293.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.299.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.303.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.307.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.310.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.312.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.314.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.325.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.334.bCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.337.aCCCC0
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Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279.341.aCCCC0
The siege of Arbela in the era of Hulagu Khan, from a Chingiz-nama (Book...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600) and 1 other
1947.502CCCC0
Circumcision ceremony for Akbar’s sons, painting 126 from an Akbar-nama ...
attributed to Dharam Das (Indian, active c. 1580–1605)
1971.76CCCC0
A Mughal courtier
Mughal India, court of Akbar
2013.294CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Alamshah cleaving asunder the chain of the wheel, from volume 11 of a...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1976.74Gum tempera, ink, and gold on cotton and paperPage: 83.7 x 67 cm (32 15/16 x 26 3/8 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Tuti-Nama (Tales of a Parrot)
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1962.279Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paperOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Mughal ruler Humayun defeating the Afghans before reconquering India,...
Mughal India, court of Akbar
1971.77Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paperImage: 31.2 x 18.6 cm (12 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.); Overall: 36.5 x 23.1 cm (14 3/8 x 9 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
The siege of Arbela in the era of Hulagu Khan, from a Chingiz-nama (Book...
Basavana (Indian, active c. 1560–1600) and 1 other
1947.502Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperImage: 34 x 20 cm (13 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Overall: 38.5 x 25 cm (15 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.); with mat: 49 x 36.3 cm (19 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Circumcision ceremony for Akbar’s sons, painting 126 from an Akbar-nama ...
attributed to Dharam Das (Indian, active c. 1580–1605)
1971.76Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paperImage: 22.9 x 12.1 cm (9 x 4 3/4 in.); Sheet with border: 34.7 x 22.5 cm (13 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
A Mughal courtier
Mughal India, court of Akbar
2013.294Gum tempera and gold on paper, mounted with gold-sprinkled bordersGift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A Mughal Prince, Perhaps Danyal, Holding a Sprig of Flowers
Mughal India, court of Akbar
2013.293Gum tempera and gold on paperMiniature: 14.6 x 8.7 cm (5 3/4 x 3 7/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0