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Mughal Art

1500 - 1800

Farrukh Beg

Recipe for a prosperous life: make the emperor look good

1545-1615

Bichitr

Portraits of power — east and west

1585-1660
Akbar's Triumphal Entry into Surat Akbarnama

Akbar's Triumphal Entry into Surat Akbarnama

Farrukh Beg,1590-1595
Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Khan Hunting with a Hawk

Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Khan Hunting with a Hawk

Farrukh Beg,1590-1595
Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Riding His Prized Elephant Atash Khan

Sultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II Riding His Prized Elephant Atash Khan

Farrukh Beg,1600
Sufis in a Landscape

Sufis in a Landscape

Farrukh Beg,1601-1604
A Sufi Sage, The Personification of Melancholia

A Sufi Sage, The Personification of Melancholia

Farrukh Beg,1615
Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shaikh to Kings

Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shaikh to Kings

Bichitr,1615-1618
Portrait of Raja Bikramajit

Portrait of Raja Bikramajit

Bichitr,1620
Shah Jahan with Asaf Khan

Shah Jahan with Asaf Khan

Bichitr,1640
Portrait of the Elephant 'Alam Guman

Portrait of the Elephant 'Alam Guman

Bichitr,1640
Nasta'liq Calligraphy

Nasta'liq Calligraphy

Bichitr,1640
Shah-Jahan receives his three eldest sons and Asaf Khan during his accession ceremonies

Shah-Jahan receives his three eldest sons and Asaf Khan during his accession ceremonies

Bichitr,1630-1657

Badshahi Mosque بادشاہی مسجد

1671-1673