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Study of the floral pietra dura in the Tomb of Arjumand Banu in the Taj Mahal at Agra
Study of the floral pietra dura in the Tomb of Arjumand Banu in the Taj Mahal at Agra
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1835
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Transparent And Opaque Watercolor On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 291 x 221 mm (11 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Provenance:

Provenance: Christie, Manson and Woods Ltd., London , 11 October 1979, lot 10, p. 7, repr. pl. 1; Maggs Bros.Ltd., London;

Accession Number:
1981.2.6
Acquisition Date:
1981-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

vertical floral design with curving tendrils in simulated black frame

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