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Maharao Ram Singh of Kota

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Kota (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted with brush in ink on paper with water-colour

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing, ink on paper with water-colour, depicting Maharao Ram Singh of Kota spearing a buffalo.

Place of Origin

Kota (made)


ca. 1840 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted with brush in ink on paper with water-colour


Height: 260 mm maximum, Width: 355 mm maximum

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, Maharao Ram Singh of Kota spearing buffalo, ink on paper, tinted, Kota, ca. 1840

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cat. no. 14, fig. 49, p. 55.
Archer, W.G. Indian Painting in Bundi and Kotah


Ink; Paper; Water-colour


Painted; Drawn

Subjects depicted

Equestrian; Hunter; Buffalo


Drawings; Paintings; Animals and Wildlife; Hunting; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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