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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Bilaspur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.128-1954

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, a prince with a courtier, smoking a huqqa, a hawk and another bird are in the foreground. Both men wear white belted robes and red turbans.

Place of Origin

Bilaspur (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 204 mm maximum, Width: 140 mm maximum, Height: 250 mm paper onto which object mounted, Width: 170 mm paper onto which object mounted

Object history note

IS. 90 to 128-1954 were purchased for £150, from Maggs Bros.

Descriptive line

Painting, prince with courtier, opaque watercolour on paper, Bilaspur, ca. 1760

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Huqqa; Prince; Courtier; Hawk

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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