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Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Jodhpur (made)
    Jaipur (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs G. M. Hendley, 1989.

  • Museum number:

    IS.65-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, probably fragment of an illustration to the Dhola Maru, a romantic folk tale. The fragment depicts the head of a male, Dhola, in an elaborate turban, and the head of the camel he is riding; in the background are trees and birds.

Place of Origin

Jodhpur (made)
Jaipur (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Descriptive line

Fragment of a painting, noble on camel, probably Dhola and Maru, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Jodhpur, ca. 1800

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Gold; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Man; Camel

Categories

Paintings; Myths & Legends; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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