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Illuminated manuscript from Northern India

Title
Illuminated manuscript from Northern India.
Format
Image
Published
1750-1850.
Description
Paper: 41 x 31 cm.
Notes
Illustration and text on both sides. Language is Urdu; script is in black and red. Incorrectly cataloged as Persian. Old call number retained for now.
Summary
Three men in a garden pavilion with four men standing outside. Bottom panel: Two garden pavilions, each with a man and woman inside (same couple?). One couple engages in conversation, the other copulates. Side b: One illustrated panel-a man and woman greet each other in a pavilion. Two women and three men attend. Bright colors, some details in gold. Worm holes in places. Paper stained, smudged, torn and taped. Double-windowed mat, red.
Kinsey subjects
Book illustration.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
172P A003.2a-b
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art