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  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn using brush in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the executors of the late Sir William Rothenstein.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing in ink on paper, depicting a lady receiving her lover in a palace chamber; in the courtyard nearby a deputation confers with a Rajput ruler.

Place of Origin

Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)


early 19th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn using brush in ink on paper


Height: 255 mm maximum, Width: 343 mm maximum, Height: 206 mm image within borders, Width: 309 mm image within borders maximum

Object history note

From the Sir William Rothenstein collection.

Descriptive line

Drawings, lady and lover, Rajput ruler in conference, Pahari, early 19th century


Paper; Ink


Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Woman; Palace; Lovers; Ruler; Conference; Courtyard


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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