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Title

An allegory of imperial power

circa 1770


Artist

Company school

India

late 18th century - late 19th century


Details


Other Titles

Akbar and Aurangzeb

Akbar with young Salim and Jahangir


Place where the work was made

Thanjavur (Tanjore) Tamil Nadu India


Cultural origin

Company school


Date

circa 1770


Media categories

Painting , Watercolour


Materials used

opaque watercolour with gold on paper


Dimensions

21.5 x 17.0 cm image; 28.0 x 23.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mr George Sandwith 1957


Accession number

9637


Artist information

Company school

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 3.7. Catalogue listing only.