Portrait of a nobleman
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Guler, mid 18th century
Wearing a lemon yellow jama, embroidered with delicate red and green flowers, seated a bold red-stripped carpet, his gold and green turban is adorned with two lotus buds, and his expression suggest contemplation with his right hand casually resting on the kattar secured in the sash.
Image: 6 ¾ x 4 ½ in. (17.2 x 11.5 cm), Folio: 8 ½ x 5 ¾ in. (21.5 x 14.5 cm)