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[Illuminated manuscript page] [picture]

Title
[Illuminated manuscript page] [picture]
Format
Image
Published
[1750-1850]
Description
1 art original : paint and gold on paper ; 32 x 22 cm.
Notes
Art original.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Size when matted: 41 x 31 cm.
Place of origin: [Northern India]
Summary
Illustrations and text both sides. Language: Urdu; script in black with some red. Side a: Two illustrated panels. Top panel: A woman and a bearded, balding man copulate in a pavilion. Bottom panel: Four men, one with dark skin, stand between two structures. Side b: Two illustrated panels. Top panel: Two men, one bearded, attended by a woman. Outside, three standing men, one with dark skin. Bottom panel: A man and woman talking while kneeling inside a pavilion. Bright colors, some details in gold. Paper spotted, smudged, torn and taped. Double-windowed mat, red. Incorrectly cataloged as Persian. Old call number retained for now.
Kinsey subjects
Book illustration.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
172P A003.3a-b
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art