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The Enigmatic Image:
Curious Subjects in Indian Art

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Fig. 1.
Attributed to Abu'l Hasan (b. 1588/89, active 1600-c. 1630)
Emperor Jahangir Triumphing Over Poverty
India, Mughal Empire, c. 1620-1625 (border: Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 16th century)
Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paper
Image: 9 3/8 x 6 in. (23.81 x 15.24 cm); Sheet: 14 1/2 x 9 11/16 in. (36.83 x 24.61 cm)

From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, M.75.4.28.
Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA