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A Pahari Prince and attendant
(17th century)

Medium
opaque watercolour and gold paint on paper
Measurements
19.2 × 30.0 cm (image) 21.3 × 31.3 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Mankot, India
Accession Number
AS131-1976
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1976
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A Pahari prince supported by a large bolster sits on a summer carpet smoking a huqqa. He is attended by a servant holding a morchal (peacock feather fan). Possibly Mankot School.