A wooden panel containing ten ivory miniatures, formerly mounted in two bracelets, depicting Indian rulers.

Painting
ca. 1860 (made)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

This painting depicts a Maratha chief.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Watercolour on ivory
Brief Description
Painting; Watercolour on ivory, Maratha chief, Delhi, ca.1860.
Physical Description
This painting depicts a Maratha chief.
Dimensions
  • Wooden panel length: 6.5cm
  • Wooden panel width: 26.5cm
  • Ivories length: 2.5cm
  • Ivories width: 2cm
Style
Object history
Bequeathed by Sir E.A.T. Wallis Budge.
Bibliographic Reference
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 220 p. ISBN 0944142303
Collection
Accession Number
IM.4G-1935

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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