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Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Mewar (made)

  • Date:

    1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted 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:

    IS.454-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing in ink on paper highlighted with watercolour, depicting an equestrian portrait of Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur, with five bust sketches of attendants and another rough sketch of a man on horseback. Several inscriptions are included.

Place of Origin

Mewar (made)

Date

1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted in ink and watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 248 mm maximum, Width: 312 mm maximum, Height: 251 mm paper onto which object mounted, Width: 309 mm paper onto which object mounted

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, equestrian portrait of Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur, ink and watercolour on paper, Mewar, 1850

Materials

Paper; Paint; Watercolour; Ink

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

King; Equestrian; Horse; Ruler

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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