Folio from an Album: Prince Daniyal with Bow and Arrow, c. 1600-1650
Unknown (Indian, Imperial Mughal - c. 1600)
opaque watercolour on paper with gold-marbled border, laid on blue-stencilled board
15.1 x 9 cm; image: 11.4 x 7.5 cm
Gift of Max Tanenbaum, Toronto, 1979
National Gallery of Canada (no. 23557)
Prince Daniyal, son of Akbar and brother of Jahangir, died 11 March 1605
Prince Daniyal (1572-c.1602), the Viceroy of Deccan, was the third son of emperor Akbar the Great and the brother of the future emperor Jahangir. He is shown in profile according to Mughal custom.