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Maharaja Bijai Singh

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (after a Jodhpur original, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs G. M. Hendley, 1989.

  • Museum number:

    IS.39-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, portrait of Maharaja Bijai Singh, standing facing left, wearing dark green robes with all-over embroidered gold design and a green and gold halo. in the sky are cloud scrolls.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (after a Jodhpur original, made)

Date

ca. 1890 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Descriptive line

Painting, portrait of Maharaja Bijai Singh, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Jaipur, ca. 1890, after late 18th century Jodhpur original

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Gold; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Ruler; Clouds; Halo

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Portraits; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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