Mughal Hunt Opens at the Sackler

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Summary

"A Mughal Hunt" exhibition opens at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. The exhibition explains how a scholar deduces the origin and provenance of a work of art. The center piece of the exhibition is a recently aquired 17th-century paining of India's Mughal court. A symposium, "Artists and Traditions: New Studies of Indian Paintings," was held in connection with the exhibit.

Subject

  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Mughal Hunt (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annals of the Smithsonian Institution, 1994, Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994, p. 22.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

March 13, 1994

Topic

  • Art
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Exhibitions
  • Art, Indic
  • Exhibitions
  • Indian art
  • Congresses and conventions

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