Chand Bibi hawking, India, Deccan, 18th century
gouache with gold on paper, mounted on an album page with gold-decorated borders, spurious attribution to 'Chitarman Shah Jahani' in the lower margin, reverse with an illuminated Persian quatrain in nasta'liq
painting: 20.3 by 12.9cm.
leaf: 42.1 by 29cm.
Ex-collection Joe and Hellen Darion, New York.
Acquired from the Olsen Foundation, Bridgeport, Conn.
Olsen Travelling Exhibition, Persian Miniature no.121 (label on reverse of frame).