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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 on both sides. Language: Urdu; script in black with some red. Side a: One illustrated panel--a man and woman copulate in a garden structure. Nearby, a long-haired man, dressed only in trousers, watches. Side b: One illustrated panel--another couple copulates in a garden pavilion. The same man stands outside, but with head turned away. Bright colors, some details in gold. Paper smudged, torn and taped. Some worm holes. Double-windowed mat, red and brown. Incorrectly cataloged as Persian. Old call number retained for now.
Kinsey subjects
Book illustration.
Voyeurism.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
172P A003.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art