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Bhairava raga

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Malwa (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1710 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.284-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, illustration to the musical mode Bhairava raga, a prince and lady seated in a palace, attended by maids, one of whom rubs sandal-paste on his arm.

Place of Origin

Malwa (made)

Date

ca. 1710 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 320 mm, Width: 236 mm, Height: 258 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 174 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, Bhairava raga, prince and lady in palace, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Malwa, ca. 1710

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Music; Palace; Woman; Prince

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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