The Virgin of the Apocalypse

Historical period(s)
Mughal dynasty, ca. 1600
Mughal School
Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper
H x W (overall): 30.1 x 19.6 cm (11 7/8 x 7 11/16 in)
India, Agra or Allahabad
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


India, Mughal dynasty (1526 - 1858), Virgin Mary
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Gauvin Bailey. The Jesuits and the Grand Mogul: Renaissance Art at the Imperial Court of India, 1580-1630. vol. 2 Washington, 1998. p. 32, fig. 25.
  • Christiane Gruber. Moon: A Voyage Through Time. Toronto, Ontario. p. 61, fig. 10.
  • Anand Amaladass, Gudrun Loewner. Christian Themes in Indian Art. India. p. 65.
  • Milo Cleveland Beach. The Imperial Image: Paintings for the Mughal Court., 2nd ed. Washington and Ahmedabad, India, 2012. cat. 43, pp. 171-2.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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