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recto: A prince enthroned verso: four columns of Persian poetry

17th century-18th century


Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Central India India
    17th century-18th century
    Media categories
    Miniature , Painting , Watercolour
    Materials used
    opaque watercolour on paper
    16.0 x 11.5 cm
    Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
    Not on display
    Accession number

    Reproduction requests

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

  • Provenance

    Stuart Cary Welch, pre 1974, United States of America, the initials SCW are inscribed in pencil, verso.

    Maggs Bros. Ltd., 1974, London/England, published in Maggs Bros. Ltd. Bulletin No. 22, 'Oriental miniatures & illuminations, London, 1974, lot no. 82.

    Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins, 28 Feb 1979-2010, Toronto/Ontario/Canada, purchased from Maggs Bros. Moved to France early 1990s, moved to Australia late 1990s. Gift to the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Feb 2010.