17th century Mughal miniature paintings are being resurrected in adult colouring books — Quartz

When Akbar took over the Mughal throne in 1556, he was still a 14-year-old. The young emperor apparently had such a fascination for intricately illustrated stories that he recruited about a hundred Indian artists to join the imperial atelier. Together with a group of Iranian artists inherited from his father Humayun, the expanded atelier under…

via 17th century Mughal miniature paintings are being resurrected in adult colouring books — Quartz

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