237 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 30 cm
"Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., September 25, 1981-January 10, 1982"--Title page verso.
Map on lining papers.
The Art of the book -- The Emperors Babur (r.1526-30) and Humayun (r. 1530-40, 1555-56) -- The Emperor Akbar (r. 1556-1605) -- The Emperors Jahangir (r. 1605-27) and Shah Jahan (1627-58) -- Related traditions -- Pre-Mughal traditions -- Mughal manuscripts -- Mughal albums -- Single paintings
In this revised and expanded edition of his popular 1981 book w, Dr. Milo Beach presents the superb collection of Mughal painting in the Freer Gallery of Art.
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