Bhai Mardana Ji playing rabab to accompany Guru Nanak in song

Bhai Mardana Ji playing rabab to accompany Guru Nanak in song

Made By: Punjab

Made By: Lahore or Amritsar

Culture: Indian
Date: Early-mid 19th century
Dimensions:
frame: 15 1/2 x 13 in. (39.4 x 33 cm)
sheet: 11 1/8 x 8 3/4 in. (28.3 x 22.2 cm)
Classification: EASTERN
Credit Line: Gift of Peter J. and Jane B. Stewart
Object number: M.2006.2.31
Descriptionhagiographic image of the first Sikh (Guru Nanak) and his first student/convert (the Muslim-born Mardana)
Terms
  • male figures
  • costume
  • musical instrument
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