Raja Pratap Chand

Painting
ca. 1845 - ca. 1850 (made)
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Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, Raja Pratap Chand (r. 1850-1864) of Lambagraon, seated on a swing with his mistress, in a downstairs room of a palace, while above, the same woman is depicting watching a storm from the turret, and outside, Pratap Chand is seen leaving her.


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Materials and Techniques
Painted in opaque watercolour on paper
Brief Description
Painting, Raja Pratap Chand of Lambagraon, swinging with his mistress, opaque watercolour on paper, Kangra, ca. 1845-1850
Physical Description
Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, Raja Pratap Chand (r. 1850-1864) of Lambagraon, seated on a swing with his mistress, in a downstairs room of a palace, while above, the same woman is depicting watching a storm from the turret, and outside, Pratap Chand is seen leaving her.
Dimensions
  • Height: 283mm (maximum)
  • Width: 192mm (maximum)
Content description
Raja Pratap Chand (r. 1850-1864) of Lambagraon, seated on a swing with his mistress, in a downstairs room of a palace, while above the same woman watches a storm from the turret, and outside he is seen leaving her.
Style
Object history
From the Sir William Rothenstein collection (residuary).
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
IS.50-1954

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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