Royal Horse and Runner

Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper | 29.8cm | 16th-17th century

Unknown Artist

The drawing of the blue-gray horse, its rich saddle, and the bare, rocky landscape are in a Persian vein, while the groom, with his small, tight turban, is rendered in the contemporary Mughal style.

Credit: Fletcher Fund, 1925
Object: 25.68.3

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