Painting of a Qajar woman from an aristocratic background

Scope and Content

A Qajar woman from an aristocratic/royal background. Headpiece with jewels, holding necklace and wearing a pink dress encrusted with jewels. Watercolour and ink painting on paper. 1 sheet. Dimensions: 240 x 180 mm.

Access Information



Removed from wooden frame by SOAS Brunei Gallery staff before transfer to SOAS Library

Archivist's Note

Descriptive text from former entry on SOAS Brunei Gallery catalogue


Custodial History

Following its donation to SOAS by the Fereydoun Djam Charitable Trust in 2011, this item was held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery art collection between 2011-2015 [Reference: SOASAW 2011.0240.01]