Posted on: 3 April 2013

An aged mulla by Farrokh Beg, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, ca. 1615

An elderly man with a long white beard is depicted standing in front of a tree, with other flowering plants around him. The margins of this page from an album are filled with flowering plants outlined in gold.

Marks and inscriptions:
'raqam-e Farrukh Beg dar senn-e haftad-e salagi-ye keshide' painted by Farrukh Beg in his 70th year

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Do tell if there is a digital copy of this book pages available anywhere online ?

I very like this



beautiful. I wish I could identify all d plants

a mughals garden!?