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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Plain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of Lady Rothenstein and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    IS.190-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting a Hill ruler (almost certainly Rajah Fateh Chand of Kangra, brother of Sansar Chand), smoking.

Place of Origin

Punjab Plain (made)

Date

ca. 1840 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 219 mm maximum, Width: 156 mm maximum

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, Hill prince smoking, opaque watercolour on paper, Sikh, Punjab Plain, ca. 1840

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

pp.144-145, cat. no. 22, fig. 47.
Paintings of the Sikhs / W.G. Archer. London: H. M. Stationery Office, 1966

Production Note

Sikh

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Ruler; Huqqa

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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