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  • 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:


  • 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)


ca. 1720 (made)


Das, Kesava

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper


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


Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper



Subjects depicted

Woman; Prince; Pavilion; Musicians


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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