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Walters Ms. W.695, Single leaf of a Jesuit priest
Single leaf of a Jesuit priest
This Mughal painting portrays a Jesuit priest standing in a landscape, holding a rosary in his right hand. It is attributable to the the mid-eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE. 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.
Mid 11th century AH / 17th CE
The primary language in this manuscript is No linguistic content; Not applicable.
Mounted on pasteboard
Foliation: Not applicable
21.0 cm wide by 31.8 cm high
- Image: 10.3 cm wide x 15.5 cm high
- Title: A Jesuit priest
- Decoration note: Top and bottom of painting bordered with marble paper; reddish-brown-tinted paper with illuminated floral motifs surrounding image on four sides
Walters Art Museum, 1931, by Henry Walters bequest
Principal cataloger: Gacek, Adam
Catalogers: Landau, Amy; Smith, Sita
Editor: Bockrath, Diane
Conservators: Jewell, Stephanie; Quandt, Abigail
Contributors: Barrera, Christina; Emery, Doug; Herbert, Lynley; Noel, William; Simpson, Shreve; Tabritha, Ariel; Toth, Michael B.; Valle, Chiara
The Walters Art Museum
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