Indian, Deccani School

Portrait of Sultan Ali Adil Shah II India, 17th century Coloured ink on paper and fabric 389 x 237 mm Painted in Bijapur by an unknown master, this jewel-like miniature depicts Sultan Ali Adil Shah II, who reigned between 1656 and 1672.   Clad in a magnificent gold jama, which is decorated with emerald-green peacock ‘eyes’, … Read more