The Emperor Humayun Returning from a Journey Greets his Son
Folio from the Davis Album, early 17th century.


Object Name: Illustrated album leaf
Date: early 17th century
Geography: Attributed to India
Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Page: H. 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm) W. 8 1/4 in. ( 21 cm) Painting: H. 9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm) W. 6 in. (15.2 cm) Mat: H. 19 1/4 in. (48.9 cm) W. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm)
Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. 30.95.174.14

Other illustrations from the Davis Album:
Asaf khan Presents Offerings
Hamid Bhakari Punished by Akbar
Camp Being Prepared in the Hills, during Jahangir's Reign
Encampment in the Hills: Jahangir with Falcon


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