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  • Place of origin:

    Mughal Empire (made)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 1964

  • Museum number:

    IS.133:75/B-1964

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a white-bearded man holding a straight sword.

Place of Origin

Mughal Empire (made)

Date

late 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Object history note

This album of 104 folios known as the Clive Album was formerly the property of the Earl of Powis, Powis Castle. (RP 1959/1747)

Descriptive line

Painting, Large Clive Album, white-bearded man holding sword, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, late 17th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Man; Sword

Categories

Paintings; Portraits; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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