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Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India at Museum of Fine Arts [Houston]

f.46b: submission of Rana Amar Singh (plate 6) 
The Rana (ruler) of Mewar was the most important of all Rajput leaders. His defeat was therefore essential to Mughal policy. As the Hindu Rajput rulers of Mewar (based at Udaipur in present-day Rajasthan) r
The Submission of Rana Amar Singh of Mewar to Prince Khurram (5 February 1615) ©

This exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston celebrates four centuries of artistic creation in the Indian state of Jodhpur. Five folios from the Padshahnama - the finest Mughal manuscript in the Royal Collection - which depicts various rulers of Jodhpur at the Mughal Court have been lent to the exhibition.

Rooms and locations with objects on display