Allegorical Figure of Fortitude (?)

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Allegorical Figure of Fortitude (?)

Pakistan, Lahore, Mughal Empire, circa 1590
Drawings; watercolors
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Sheet: 4 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (12.07 x 7.94 cm); Image: 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (10.8 x 5.72 cm)
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.81.8.8)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

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  • Rosenfield, John.  The Arts of India and Nepal: The Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection.  Boston:  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1966.
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