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The painting “Jahangir Embracing Shah Abbas I,” by Abu’l Hasan, depicts Jahangir and Shah Abbas standing on a lion and lamb, respectively, on the globe with the sun and moon behind them. This painting, through iconographical analysis of the moon and sun, the two men’s embrace, and the animals combined with an iconological analysis of Jahangir’s diary entries and events surrounding Qandahar, shows Jahangir’s insecurity and passivity as a ruler.

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Paper 3Iconographical and Iconological Analysis of Jahangir Embracing Shah Abbas IThe painting Jahangir Embracing Shah Abbas I, by Abul Hasan, depicts Jahangir and Shah Abbas standing on a lion and lamb, respectively, on the globe with the sun and moon behind them. This painting, through iconographical analysis of the moon and sun, the two mens embrace, and the animals combined with an iconological analysis of Jahangirs diary entries and events surrounding Qandahar, shows Jahangirs insecurity and passivity as a ruler.As the painting title suggests, Jahangir and

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