Young Prince visiting an Ascetic with Musicians in a Landscape by Unknown Artist

An opaque watercolour heightened with gold, surrounded by a border of gold roses in a trellis design and mounted on an album page of blue splashed with gold.


Watercolour & gold
32 x 38 cm
Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
Norbert & Greta Magnus through The Art Fund

Four of the figures based upon those in a study from an album of Shah Jahan. Part of a bequest to 7 museums by Norbert and Greta Magnus through the Art Fund in 1992.


Derihanian & Jean Pozzi collections; sold Drouot, Paris 1970; Magnus collection.

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British Library 96 Euston Road, LONDON London NW1 2DB 01937 546546

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