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Title

Portrait of a nobleman

1720-1750


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Portrait with a decorative border


Place where the work was made

North India India


Date

1720-1750


Materials used

opaque watercolour with gold on paper


Dimensions

14.0 x 8.3 cm image; 28.9 x 19.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EP5.1962



Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Rachel Kent, Shahzia Sikander, Sydney, 2007, 96 (colour illus.).

Jim Masselos, Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 3.3

Jim Masselos, Indian art: a survey, Sydney, 1969. No copies of this are available.

Haema Sivanesan, Indian painting, 'Indian Painting', verso of poster., Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 3.5