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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    India (Central, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Das, Kesava

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.278-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, illustration to a Barahmasa series, with text by Kesava Das, depicting a prince and lady in a pavilion, listening to musicians outside.

Place of Origin

India (Central, made)

Date

ca. 1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Das, Kesava

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 306 mm, Width: 220 mm, Height: 269 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 172 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, prince and lady in pavilion listening to music, text by Kesava Das, opaque watercolour on paper, Central India, ca. 1720

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Musicians; Woman; Prince; Pavilion

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Musical instruments; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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