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  • Place of origin:

    Kota (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted using brush, in ink and watercolour 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:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing in ink on paper, with some watercolour patches, depicting a tiger shoot.With portrait heads of Kotah and Bundi princes.

Place of Origin

Kota (made)


ca. 1770 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted using brush, in ink and watercolour on paper


Height: 130 mm approx., Width: 224 mm approx., Height: 140 mm paper onto which object mounted, Width: 243 mm paper onto which object mounted

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, sketch for a tiger shoot, ink and watercolour on paper, Kota, ca. 1770

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

Cat. no. 5, fig. 39, p. 54.
Archer, W.G. Indian Painting in Bundi and Kotah


Ink; Water-colour; Paper; Paint


Painted; Drawn

Subjects depicted

Princes; Hunting; Men; Tiger


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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