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A Medallion Portrait of Muhammad Adil Shah of Bijapur
A Medallion Portrait of Muhammad Adil Shah of Bijapur
Date:
ca. 1656–1661
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Pen, Brown Ink, And Brown Wash On Japan Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 97 x 76 mm (3 13/16 x 3 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Jonathan Richardson, Sr. (1665-1745), London (L.2184); his sale, London, Cock's, 18th night, 11 February 1747 (1746 old style), part of lot 70 ('a book of Indian drawings by Rembrandt 25 in number'); Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), London (L.2364); Anonymous French collection; Paris, Hotel Drouot, 24 April 1984, lot 6; Mrs. Christian Aall, New York; Dr. William K. Ehrenfeld, Marin (CA), where acquired, 2000.

Accession Number:
2000.70
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Dorothy Spreckels Munn Bequest Fund and Partial Gift of Dr. William K. Ehrenfeld

Exhibition History:

Alexandria, Interaction of Cultures: Indian and Western Painting 1780-1910, The Ehrenfeld Collection, 1998, no. 10 (cat. by Joachim K. Bautze);
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Rembrandt to Thiebaud, A Decade of Collecting Works on Paper, 2007 (p. 15, ill.);
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, de Young, Rembrandt's Century, 2013 (p. 45, fig. 13, catalogue by J. Ganz).
Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, Rembrandt and the Inspiration of India, 2018.