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  • Place of origin:

    India (Central , made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn with a brush in ink 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

Brush drawing in ink on paper depicting a seated noble with a female musician, and a horse in the foreground. The noble is drinking wine proffered by his attendants.

Place of Origin

India (Central , made)


ca. 1800 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn with a brush in ink on paper


Height: 255 mm approx., maximum; estimated behind mount, Width: 243 mm approx., maximum; estimated behind mount

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, seated noble, female musician and horse, in ink on paper, Central India, ca. 1800


Paper; Ink


Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Nobleman; Musician; Wine; Horse


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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