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Rana Sirdar Singh

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Mewar (made)

  • Date:

    1841 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • 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:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Drawing, ink and watercolour on paper, highlighted with colour depicting Rana Sirdar Singh of Udaipur mounted on an elephant with a parasol held above his head, and attendants walking alongside.

Place of Origin

Mewar (made)


1841 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted in ink and watercolour on paper


Height: 337 mm maximum, Width: 246 mm maximum, Height: 341 mm paper onto which object mounted, Width: 266 mm paper onto which object mounted maximum

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Drawing, Rana Sirdar Singh on elephant, ink and watercolour on paper, Mewar, 1841


Paper; Paint; Watercolour; Ink


Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

King; Attendants; Parasol; Elephant


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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