ca. 1600 Mughal miniature painting. Jalál al-Dín Xwárazm-Sháh crossing the Indus river escaping Chinggiz Xán (Ghengis Khan). From the epic Chinggizxánnáma. Painted in gouache on paper. Inscribed. artist (s) Banwarí Khúrd; Dharm Dás
Dinner at Mount Vernon in Honor of Mohammad Ayub Khan, President of Paksitan - it was only 7 months into the Administration and yet Tish Baldridge had already messed up. Note the women are wearing street length dresses rather than evening gowns --- this was what Miss Baldridge had specified. Only Jackie and her guest were in formal evening wear for a formal state dinner.