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Title

Lady playing a tambura

circa 1720-1750


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Lady playing a vina with a maid in attendance

Lady playing a vina


Places where the work was made

Bijapur Deccan India
Golconda Deccan India


Date

circa 1720-1750


Materials used

opaque watercolour with gold on paper


Dimensions

15.1 x 11.5 cm image; 39.1 x 27.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EP6.1962



Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jim Masselos, Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 6.7

Haema Sivanesan, Indian painting, 'Indian Painting', verso of poster., Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 3.7