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Maharana Jawan Singh riding
(c. 1835)

Medium
opaque watercolour and gold paint on paper
Measurements
31.3 × 19.4 cm (image) 48.6 × 32.7 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Inscription
inscribed in pen and black and red ink (in Devanagari script) on reverse u.c:
Accession Number
AS253-1980
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1980
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The Maharana, with nimbus, rides a brown stallion accompanied by numerous attendants on foot with huqqa, chowries and regalia. Cream background with cloudy sky above. Pale turquoise margin, dull crimson border with silver floral motifs.