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Maharaja Abhi 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.35-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, portrait of Maharaja Abhi Singh, seated in a chair, wearing orange robes, holding the pipe of a huqqa in his right hand and a shield in his left.

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

Marks and inscriptions

'Maharaja Abhai Singh of Jodhpur. Died 1750.'
Inscribed on bottom border.

Descriptive line

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

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Gold; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Ruler; Huqqa; Chair

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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