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Painting - Prositapatika Nayika

Prositapatika Nayika

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Bilaspur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1740 (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.174-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, a lovesick lady, seated on a terrace, consoled by a confidant; prositapatika nayika.

Place of Origin

Bilaspur (made)

Date

ca. 1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 243 mm maximum, Width: 152 mm maximum

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, love-sick lady consoled by friend, prositapatika nayika, Bilaspur, ca. 1740

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

p. 236, cat. no. 29 i.
Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Terrace; Women

Categories

Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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