SOLD BY ORDER OF THE 12TH DUKE OF NORTHUMBERLAND AND THE TRUSTEES OF THE NORTHUMBERLAND ESTATES
f. 1b-2 Illuminated headpiece with decorated borders on two pages.
f. 3b-4 Coloured portrait drawings of two Mughal courtiers facing one another.
f. 6 A mullah reading a document.
f. 6b Illuminated headpiece.
f. 7 Shah Jahan standing with a sword over his shoulder.
f. 7b-8 Portraits of two Mughal courtiers.
f. 11 A prince with three mullahs.
f. 13b A lady sleeping with her baby.
f. 14 Jahandar Sultan receiving courtiers.
f. 15b Jahandar Sultan hawking.
f. 16b Groom with a horse.
f. 17 Jahandar Sultan discussing a caged parrot.
f. 19 Jahandar Sultan meets Bahravar Banu.
f. 23 A mullah passes out before Bahravar Banu and her ladies.
f. 27 Sultan Jahandar faints at the sight of the portrait of Bahravar Banu.
f. 33b A man hanging upside down from a tree.
f. 34 Sultan Jahandar and Bahravar Banu asleep as a cobra approaches.
f. 38b A man up a tree attacked by a snake.
f. 42 Two ladies with a man and a cow.
f. 42b Ladies with a slain male corpse at night.
f. 43b A lady attacking a man with a sword.
f. 47 Two ladies with a man and a cow.
f. 58 Courtiers hailing Sultan Jahandar and Bahravar Banu.
f. 67 Men stoning a maiden having hanged an old lady.
f. 69b Two cats up a tree with a man beneath.
f. 72 A lady receives a peacock.
f. 74 A maiden beheaded.
f. 75b Two men discussing two dead birds.
f. 79 A man approaching ladies at a well.
f. 81 The man levitates over a bed.
f. 82b A couple with a cow.
f. 83b A lady tended on a bed.
f. 85 A man up a tree while a couple search beneath.
f. 87b-88 A lady in a palanquin.
f. 90 A lady with a severed nose visiting a sleeping man.
f. 91 Sultan Jahandar pleading with a lady.
f. 93b A prince enthroned.
f. 97 Sultan Jahandar enthroned.
f. 99b Men watching a travelling divine.
f. 101 [Space left for miniature].
f. 104 A parrot brought to a holy man.
f. 104b An empty landscape.
f. 106 A prince visiting a holy man.
f. 110b-111 Archers aiming at a Simurgh which carries off a body.
f. 112b A girl on the tail of a water-dragon.
f. 113-114 Monkeys beneath a tree into which a bhil has climbed
f. 114b A monkey embraces the bhil.
f. 117-118 The monkeys wave the bhil off on her sea voyage.
f. 120b-121 The bhil approaches a meeting of four divines.
f. 124b A rat, a jackal, and a camel tied to a tree.
f. 126b-127 Riders approaching rats who carry gold coins in their mouths.
f. 129 A rat rides the camel.
f. 129b Ground squirrels (?) in a landscape.
f. 133 Two ladies in discussion.
f. 133b A lady flies with wings.
f. 136 A prince asleep with attendants, one dozing.
f. 136b Palace with doorkeepers.
f. 129 Prisoners with executioner.
f. 143b-144 A nobleman aiming a bow beyond two courtiers.
f. 144b Man with a parrot on his head.
f. 148 A man on a verandah.
f. 148b The man receives a parrot.
f. 151 The man falls into a river where a fisherman casts his net.
f. 151b A lady in a boat.
f. 155 An old man with a sick cow.
f. 155b The cow gets better.
f. 161 A demon sleeps in a landscape.
f. 161b A prince approaching a lady.
f. 165 A town beneath clouds.
f. 165b Sleeping prince with attendants.
f. 170b Man with fish [defective].
f. 173b A king holding court.
f. 174 A man feeding a fish out of water.
f. 177b-178 A king entertained by musicians and dancing girls.
f. 181b A man leads his veiled wife on horseback.
f. 190b-191 A severed head brought to a prince while gunmen shoot sky-travellers.
f. 196b A mounted warrior slain in the field by a mounted prince.
f. 198b A prince hawking with his lady.
f. 2013b A queen and mutilated men.
f. 210b-211 A prince leaves his throne to greet a friend in a field.
f. 216 Two ladies taking refreshment.
f. 221b-222 An elopement on a camel.
f. 226 A prince petitioned by a mullah.
f. 231b-232 The prince with the mullah and others.
f. 244 A prince with attendants.
f. 245 A mullah visiting a lady.
f. 249b A sleeping lady lifted by thieves.
f. 250 The thieves vanquished after a fight while the lady remains asleep.
f. 25b-258 Two men discussing a simurgh while a cobra climbs to her nest.
f. 264b-265 A lady chased from the zenana garden while the simurgh approaches.
f. 266b A prince receives a visitor.
f. 267 A prince by a tank.
f. 271 Cats fighting while some men depart.
f. 75b-276 A man brings a netted captive beneath the window of a lady.
f. 280 A prince and princess with ladies.
f. 282b-283 A prince and lady with female musicians.
f. 288b A man runs away as his horse grows a serpent’s tail.
f. 289 Two cobras.
f. 292 Courtiers considering a tree-sprite.
f. 295b-296 A melon floating in the ornamental pool of a garden.
f. 299 Three men hailing a princess at her window.
f. 302 Two ladies meet a negro.
f. 308b Four ladies bathing.
f. 309 A prince fainting.
f. 314 A lady travelling by camel.
f. 322 A couple by a fish pool.
f. 326 A boy with deer.
f. 328b Four ladies finding a boy under a tree.
f. 333b-334 A princess shows her portrait to a prince, dancers on the left.
f. 337 The prince and princess enthroned.
f. 341b The prince and princess in a garden.
f. 346b A swordsman chasing deer in a landscape.
f. 349b A mynah bird brought to a prince by a courtier.
f. 351b A buck caught by hounds before a prince.
f. 358b-359 A battle scene with elephants and cavalry.
f. 359b-360 A prince and princess with girl entertainers.
f. 365b Ladies bringing presents to a prince.
f. 372b-373 Princes following the biers of Jahandar Sultan and Bahravar Banu on horseback.
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