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Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Udaipur (made)

  • Date:

    1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tara (painter)
    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.558-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, depicting Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur shooting boar from elephant-back. Several attendants accompany the ruler and the prey run through a bright green landscape, partially covered in small trees.

Place of Origin

Udaipur (made)

Date

1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Tara (painter)
Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The Hindi language inscription on the reverse is written in English script.

Dimensions

Height: 272 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 414 mm image within innermost painted borders, Height: 288 mm, Width: 433 mm

Descriptive line

Painting, ascribed to Tara, Maharana Sarup Singh of Udaipur hunting boar from elephant-back, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mewar, 1855

Materials

Gold; Paint; Paper; Opaque watercolour

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Ruler; Elephant; Wild boar; Hunting

Categories

Paintings; Royalty; Sport; Hunting; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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