Painting in India were either executed on walls, scrolls or on folios. The subject was mainly religious or drew from the two Epics. The Mughal miniatures were influenced by the Persian style and later developed into distinct individual regional Styles.
Babur Entertained by Badi uz-Zaman-Mirza in the Jahan Ara Garden in Herat (lower) Miniatures from the Mughal Babur-nama manuscript. The Museum of Oriental Art, Moscow
Bahadur Zafar Shah II, last Mughal emperor of India
Two Orioles, Mughal, North India, c. This composition is closely related to European botanical and natural history studies which had begun to reach the Mughal court by the late century. The upper bird is a male Indian Golden Oriole (Oriolus kundoo),