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A dancing girl and musicians

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Kishengarh (possibly, made)
    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn using brush, in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Colonel T.G. Gayer-Anderson, C.M.G., D.S.O. and Major R.G. Anderson, Pasha.

  • Museum number:

    IS.464-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing in ink on paper, depicting a dancing-girl and musicians performing before a princess.

Place of Origin

Kishengarh (possibly, made)
Rajasthan (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn using brush, in ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 116 mm minimum; estimate, Width: 217 mm minimum; estimate

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, dancing girl and musicians, ink on paper, Rajasthan, possibly Kishengarh, ca. 1780

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Princess; Dance; Musicians

Categories

Drawings; Musical instruments; Paintings; Dance; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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