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A female dancer: PD.162-1948

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A female dancer


Miniaturist: Unknown



Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946 by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss


Production date: circa AD 1560 : 953 A.H.


'Mughal, c. 1560' , M.C. Beach. Pair with PD.163-1948.

School or Style

Bukhara School

Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sheet Size Height 191 mm Width 107 mm

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: calligraphy set within ornate borders

  • Text: 953 A.H.
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink
  • Type: Date

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.162-1948
Primary reference Number: 33874
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 7 August 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 6 March 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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