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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Murshidabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.67-1954

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, a seated nobleman in conversation with an official. The nobleman is seated on a cushion, smoking a huqqa.

Place of Origin

Murshidabad (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 345 mm maximum, Width: 236 mm maximum

Object history note

From the Sir William Rothenstein collection (residuary).

Descriptive line

Painting, nobleman and official, opaque watercolour on paper, Murshidabad, ca. 1750

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Noble; Men; Huqqa

Categories

Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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