[PODCAST] Mughal Studies: An Emperor Visits the Poet Tulsidas
[First Published on Art Attack November 29, 2011]
In which Sarah C and Sarah D visit the Freer Gallery on the National Mall. The piece is An Emperor Visits the Poet Tulsidas, by an unknown court artist, c. 1700-1710. The lushly detailed piece depicts the meeting of a Mughal prince with the renowned Hindu poet Tulsidas. The tale that Tulsidas relates to the Prince unfolds in rich detail in the upper portion of the painting.
Music: Ruins of Bethel and Desert Sunset by SaReGaMa
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