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Two composite elephants, fighting
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Tracing and color on paper
H x W: 13.1 x 19.1 cm (5 3/16 x 7 1/2 in)
Possibly Mughal dynasty
Previous custodian or owner:
Dikran Garabed Kelekian (1868-1951) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Dikran G. Kelekian (1868-1951), Cairo, Egypt, Paris, France, and New York to 1907 
From 1907 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Dikran G. Kelekian, New York, in 1907 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Reserve List of Persian Manuscripts and Miniatures, pg. 15, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858)
Reign of Akbar (1556 - 1605)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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