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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Mughal Empire (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.75-1957

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, a prince celebrating the Holi festival with his ladies and girl musicians who provide music on the da'ira, qupuz, mridanga, vina and tambour.

Place of Origin

Mughal Empire (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 232 mm, Width: 183 mm, Height: 177 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 127 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, prince celebrating Holi with ladies, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Mughal, ca. 1750

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Festival; Musicians; Celebration; Prince; Women

Categories

Paintings; Music; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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