Jahangir receives Prince Khurram on his return from the Deccan
- Subject: Mughal Miniature Painting
- Paint Material: Opaque watercolors
- Base Material: Faux (synthetic) ivory (unframed)
- Size: 6 in. wide and 8 in. tall (15 cms X 20 cms)
- Age: Modern Handmade Art
- Country of origin: India
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You'll love the sumptuous illustration of a 17th century Mughal period art. It shows Jahangir receiving Prince Khurram, on his return from the Deccan campaign.
Prince Khurram was placed in charge of the military expeditions against various Muslim kingdoms, or sultanates, in the Deccan. It was because of his victories there that he was awarded the title of Shah Jahan (King of the World) by his father Jahangir in 1617.
This scene describes Shah Jahan's arrival at the court established by his father in Mandu following the victories in the Deccan. This, per the textual description in the Jahangirnama (memoirs of Jahangir), occurred on Thursday 10 October, 1617.
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NOTE: Faux (or artificial) ivory, on which this artwork has been done, is a special polymer clay with the characteristics of real ivory. Faux ivory sheets have a natural ivory grain pattern and are used for painting, molding and carving. An environmentally friendly alternative to real ivory.