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Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Hyderabad, India (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1782 (painted)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour and gold on paper, green beetle wing.

  • Museum number:

    IM.163-1921

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Aristu Jah is shown as a regal figure smoking a hookah. He wears very costly jewellery.

Place of Origin

Hyderabad, India (made)

Date

ca. 1782 (painted)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour and gold on paper, green beetle wing.

Dimensions

Height: 32.7 cm, Width: 25 cm

Subjects depicted

Costume; Gems; Pearls; Jewellery

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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