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ca. 1790 (made)
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Place Of Origin

Painting, on album page, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a Mughal noble on horseback. He wears a cream-coloured belted robe with a floral design, and a gold and dark red turban.


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Materials and Techniques
Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper
Brief Description
Painting, Large Clive Album, Mughal noble on horseback, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, ca. 1790
Physical Description
Painting, on album page, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a Mughal noble on horseback. He wears a cream-coloured belted robe with a floral design, and a gold and dark red turban.
Content description
A Mughal noble on horseback.
Style
Credit line
Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 1964
Object history
This album of 104 folios known as the Clive Album was formerly the property of the Earl of Powis, Powis Castle. (RP 1959/1747)
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Collection
Accession Number
IS.133:67/A-1964

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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