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An image of Study for a portrait of a nobleman by

North India, India

Title
Study for a portrait of a nobleman
Other titles:
(Study for a portrait of Emperor Aurangzeb)
Place of origin
North IndiaIndia
Period
Late Mughal circa 1720 - 1857 → India
Year
circa 1800
Media categories
Drawing, Miniature
Materials used
ink on paper
Dimensions

18.4 x 13.0 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Mr J. Kitto 1986
Accession number
123.1986
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Rachel Kent, Shahzia Sikander, Sydney, 2007, 99 (colour illus.).

Jim Masselos, Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 10.3

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mughals and Maharajas: The Miniature Paintings of Courtly India', Sydney, 2003, 37 (colour illus.).

Haema Sivanesan, Indian painting, 'Indian Painting', verso of poster., Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 3.14

Exhibition history (3)

Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Oct 1991–08 Jan 1992

Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Apr 2001–11 Jun 2001

Shahzia Sikander, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 27 Nov 2007–17 Feb 2008