An allegory of imperial power
late 18th century - late 19th century
Akbar and Aurangzeb
Akbar with young Salim and Jahangir
opaque watercolour with gold on paper
21.5 x 17.0 cm image; 28.0 x 23.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Mr George Sandwith 1957
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
A survey of Indian art (1967), Fisher Library, University of Sydney, Sydney, 06 Sep 1967–23 Sep 1967
Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Oct 1991–08 Jan 1992
Glorious, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Aug 2018–06 Jan 2019
Referenced in 1 publication
Jim Masselos, Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 3.7. Catalogue listing only.