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Madhmadhyavi Ragini

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Bilaspur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    P. C. Manuk and Miss G. M. Coles Bequest through Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour on paper depicting Madhmadhyavi Ragini, from a Plains Ragamal series. Lovers on a terrace, with huqqa.

Place of Origin

Bilaspur (made)


ca. 1750 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper


Height: 232 mm, Width: 179 mm maximum, Height: 174 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 116 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, Madhmadhyavi Ragini, lovers on terrace, opaque watercolour on paper, Ragamala, Bilaspur, ca. 1750

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

p. 238, cat. no. 238
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


Paint; Opaque watercolour; Paper



Subjects depicted

Terrace; Lovers; Huqqa


Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project; Royalty


South & South East Asia Collection

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