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Painting - One of twenty-seven portraits on ivory of rulers and historical personages of the nineteenth century.
  • One of twenty-seven portraits on ivory of rulers and historical personages of the nineteenth century.
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One of twenty-seven portraits on ivory of rulers and historical personages of the nineteenth century.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (made)
    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Museum number:

    IS.1:21-1957

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts a young nobleman smoking a huqqa.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (made)
Rajasthan (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Length: 4 cm

Object history note

This painting was presented by Miss R.M. Rawling, 1956.

Descriptive line

Painting; Watercolour on ivory, A young nobleman smoking a huqqa, Jaipur; Rajasthan, late 19th century.

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 222 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Subject; Huqqa; Nobleman

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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