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Raja Jai Singh II

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn with brush in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Colonel T. G. Gayer-Anderson, CMG, DSO, and his twin brother Major R. G. Gayer- Anderson, Pasha

  • Museum number:

    IS.387-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing, in ink on paper, of a standing portrait of a nobleman, Raja Jai Singh II (1700-44) of Jaipur, dressed in a plain jama, with a crutch.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn with brush in ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 190 mm maximum; estimate, Width: 150 mm maximum; estimate

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing on paper, Raja Jai Singh II, ink on paper, Jaipur, ca. 1730

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Crutch; Nobleman

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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