A Prince, with Three Lady Attendants, Seated in a Landscape, from the Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusro

A Prince, with Three Lady Attendants, Seated in a Landscape, from the Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusro

Artist: Pre Mughal

Culture: Indian
Date: 15th century
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 6 3/4 in. (28 x 17.1 cm)
image: 8 9/16 x 4 13/16 in. (21.8 x 12.3 cm)
Classification: EASTERN
Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. Horace W. Frost
Object number: 91.15.64
DescriptionThis painting shows a scene from the Iskandarnama, which is one of the five poems in Amir Khusro's Khamsa.
Inscribed: verso in ink with gold: [two sets of two columns of calligraphic text]
Terms
  • landscape
  • prince
  • attendants
Not on view
In Collection(s)
Exhibitions:Object Lab Spring 2019