Mughal Period Painting - Portrait of Timur
- Subject: Mughal Miniature Painting
- Paint Material: Opaque watercolors
- Base Material: Book Leaf Paper (unframed)
- Size: 6 in. wide X 9.5 in. tall (15 cms X 24 cms).
- Age: Modern Handmade Art
- Country of origin: India
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This traditional Mughal miniature painting of Timur comes directly from the Indian state of Rajasthan – (historically noted as the epicenter of Mughal art). It was born from a single set of masterful artisan hands, using vibrant opaque watercolors on paper. (This is an original piece, not a print).
Timur (also called Tamerlane) founded the Timurid dynasty in the 14th C. which covered West, South and Central Asia. He was the great-great-great-grandfather of Babur Beg, founder of the Mughal Empire, which ruled parts of India (and South Asia) for around four centuries, from 1526 until 1857.
Mughal artwork continue to captivate the viewer for their outstanding beauty and unique features—from the incredibly intricate designs to the rich variety of inks and colors. You’ll be amazed by the level of intricacy in such a small amount of space. And whether it’s for your wall, mantle or even your desk, it’s sure to bring delight. So acquire it today.