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Two women seated on a terrace, surrounded by attendants and musicians
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Two women seated on a terrace, surrounded by attendants and musicians

Two women seated on a terrace, surrounded by attendants and musicians

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 23.2 x 17.8 cm (9 1/8 x 7 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
India
Topic:
music, woman, drum, lute, picnic, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), Reign of Shah Jahan (1628 - 1658), garden, India, smoking, hookah, South Asian and Himalayan Art, attendant
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
ca. 1650
Period:
Mughal dynasty
Accession Number:
F1907.213
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna (1839-1914), London, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Colonel Henry Bathurst Hanna in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original List of Persian and Indian Drawings, S.I. 1519, Miscellaneous section of Inventory, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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