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  • Place of origin:

    Mandi (Pahari, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1810-1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, the gale of love. A princess with four female attendants on a wind-swept terrace, outside a sandstorm is raging. In the style of Sajnu.

Place of Origin

Mandi (Pahari, made)


ca. 1810-1820 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper


Height: 290 mm page, Width: 225 mm page, Height: 218 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 151 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, the gale of love, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mandi, ca. 1810-1820

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

p. 365, cat. no. 57
Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022

Production Note

In the style of Sajnu


Paint; Opaque watercolour; Paper; Gold



Subjects depicted

Storm; Terrace; Attendants; Princess; Sandstorm


Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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