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Painting - A wooden panel containing ten ivory miniatures, formerly mounted in two bracelets, depicting Indian rulers.
  • A wooden panel containing ten ivory miniatures, formerly mounted in two bracelets, depicting Indian rulers.
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A wooden panel containing ten ivory miniatures, formerly mounted in two bracelets, depicting Indian rulers.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Museum number:

    IM.4C-1935

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts Begam Samru of Sardhana (d.1836).

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

ca. 1860 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm wooden panel, Width: 26.5 cm wooden panel, Length: 2.5 cm ivories, Width: 2 cm ivories

Object history note

Bequeathed by Sir E.A.T. Wallis Budge.

Descriptive line

Painting; Watercolour on ivory, Begam Samru of Sardhana (d.1836), Delhi, ca.1860

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 220 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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