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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Murshidabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.72-1954

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, a lady seated holding a rose and listening to a female musician, illustration to the musical mode malavi ragini.

Place of Origin

Murshidabad (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 352 mm maximum, Width: 261 mm maximum, Height: 231 mm image witin innermost painted borders maximum, Width: 160 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum

Object history note

IS. 71 to 73-1954 were purchased for £30 from Maggs Bros.

Descriptive line

Painting, malavi ragini, seated lady listening to female musician, opaque watercolour on paper, Murshidabad, ca. 1760

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Woman; Musician; Music; Roses

Categories

Paintings; Music; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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