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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Mughal Empire (made)

  • Date:

    first half 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IM.114-1922

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, ladies on a terrace by a lotus pond; a palace-terrace with a princess entertaining a female visitor of high rank, attended by ladies; the group consists of nine figures. Behind them is a lotus tank and two pavilions of the palace between which is seen trees, a river, and undulating country.

Place of Origin

Mughal Empire (made)

Date

first half 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 285 mm, Width: 195 mm

Descriptive line

Painting, ladies on a terrace by a lotus pond, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, first half 18th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Gold; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Women; River; Pond; Trees; Pavilion

Categories

Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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