Self-Portrait of Mir Sayyid Ali

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Self-Portrait of Mir Sayyid Ali

Pakistan, Lahore, Mughal empire, 1555-1556
Furnishings
Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper
Sheet: 12 7/16 x 7 7/8 in. (31.59 x 20 cm); Image: 7 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. (19.05 x 10.48 cm)
Bequest of Edwin Binney, 3rd (M.90.141.1)
Not currently on public view

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