• Jahangir Heroically Killing Poverty: Pictorial Sources and Pictorial Tradition in Mughal Allegorical Portraiture

    Author(s):
    Jasper van Putten (see profile)
    Date:
    2009
    Group(s):
    History of Art
    Subject(s):
    Art history, Islamic studies, Painting, Printing, Renaissance art
    Item Type:
    Book chapter
    Tag(s):
    16th Century, 17th Century, Indian Studies, painting, print culture
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M6469V
    Abstract:
    This article traces the gradual development of allegorical portraiture in Mughal Art under emperor Jahangir (1569–1627), by analyzing Mughal artists' gradual adaptation of the European genres of portraiture and allegory through their encounter with European prints.
    Notes:
    Jahangir Heroically Killing Poverty: Pictorial Sources and Pictorial Tradition in Mughal Allegorical Portraiture,” in Amanda Phillips and Refqa Abu-Remaileh (eds.), The Meeting Place of British Middle East Studies: Emerging Scholars, Emergent Research & Approaches, (Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars, 2009), 99-118.
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    Status:
    Published
    Last Updated:
    5 months ago
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