Mughal dynasty (1526–1858) King Solomon holding court over the animals mid 18th century Place made: north India, India
Materials & Technique: drawings, brush, pen, ink Support: Paper
Dimensions: support 18.6 h x 12.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gayer-Anderson Gift
Accession No: NGA 91.1518
  • with Maggs Bros, London, England, 1952 or before
  • who sold it to Colonel Thomas Gayer Gayer-Anderson, 1952
  • held in the collection of Colonel Thomas Gayer Gayer-Anderson and Major Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson, Pasha, both of The Little Hall, Lavenham, Suffolk, England, 1952-1953
  • who gave it to the Commonwealth of Australia, 1953
  • held by National Library of Australia, Canberra, after transfer from London, 1954-1991
  • transferred to the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 1991