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Raja Pratap Chand

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kangra (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1845 - ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.50-1954

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

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.

Place of Origin

Kangra (made)

Date

ca. 1845 - ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 283 mm maximum, Width: 192 mm maximum

Object history note

From the Sir William Rothenstein collection (residuary).

Descriptive line

Painting, Raja Pratap Chand of Lambagraon, swinging with his mistress, opaque watercolour on paper, Kangra, ca. 1845-1850

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Lovers; Turret; Storm; Woman; Ruler; Love; Palace

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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