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Drawing of Walajah son of A'zam Shah AKS-04
Drawing of Walajah son of A'zam Shah (1707) with sword and dagger and yellow turban decoration
Late Mughal, India
Ink and color on paper
Early 18th century
L: 6 in. (15.24 cm), 
W: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)

Sepia drawing of a standing raj wearing a turban with yellow decoration and with a sword and dagger. The subject faces left. He wears a full beard and his visage is presented within a circular halo. The head appears to be finished in full color, however the rest of the portrait is sensitively drawn but left with the drawn lines only without applications of color.