A Qizilbash and His Horse Entangles by a Dragon - Although the hero has a sword and bow, he attacks the dragon with his small dagger. Both the marvelously intertwined horse and dragon are spotted. Leaf from the Read Persian Album Persia, Qazvin ca.
Two Orioles, Mughal, North India, c. This composition is closely related to European botanical and natural history studies which had begun to reach the Mughal court by the late century. The upper bird is a male Indian Golden Oriole (Oriolus kundoo),
Peafowl Attributed to Mansur Date: ca. 1610 Culture: India (Mughal court at Agra) Medium: Opaque watercolor on paper Dimensions: Page: 14 x 9 in. x cm) Classification: Painting Credit Line: Lent by Private Collection Accession Number:
"Solanki Raga", Folio from a Ragamala Object Name: Folio from an illustrated manuscript Date: ca. 1590 Geography: India, Deccan, probably Ahmadnagar Culture: Islamic Medium: Ink and opaque watercolor on paper