son of aqa riza, began working for jahangir before accession to throne. does squirrels in a plane tree. documenting events at imperial court, many excellent portraits. jahangir called him nadir-uz-saman: 'wonder of the age'.
paintings: 1) jahangir holding portrait of akbar, 1614, 2) jahangir holding portrait of virgin, 1610, 3) Jahangir embracing Shah Abbas, 1618, 4) jahangir appearing at jharoka window, 1618-20, 5) accession of jahangir (chaotic crowd), 1617-18