Girls dancing before Shah Jahan; single-page drawing on a detached album folio. Depiction of twirling girls and musicians performing before Shah Jahan seated on a carpet against a cushion. Ink and light colour on paper.

An00006812 001 l

Thing

Exhibition
Drawings Persianate World, Undated Label Text
Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
drawing
School
Mughal Style
Subject
dance, musician
Techniques
drawn

Place

Made In
India

Time

Acquired In
1925
Made
18thC
Period/Culture
Islamic

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