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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kashmir (probably, made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.178-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting a king conversing with two courtiers while an attendant holds a sword behind him. Based on a 17th century Persian illlustration from a romance.

Place of Origin

Kashmir (probably, made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 323 mm page maximum, Width: 225 mm page maximum, Height: 205 mm image within innermost borders, Width: 143 mm image within innermost borders

Descriptive line

Painting, seated king conversing with courtiers, opaque watercolour on paper, probably Kashmir, probably 18th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Courtiers; Servant; Sword; King

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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