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Painting - One of twelve miniatures depicting Mughal rulers of India; head and shoulders in profile.
  • One of twelve miniatures depicting Mughal rulers of India
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One of twelve miniatures depicting Mughal rulers of India; head and shoulders in profile.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory in narrow gilt frame

  • Museum number:

    640-1870

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts Babur (1526-30).

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory in narrow gilt frame

Dimensions

Length: 19.1 cm, Width: 8.8 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; Watercolour on ivory, Babur (r.1526-30), Delhi, ca.1850

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 220 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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