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Equestrian portrait of a Sikh chief (later inscription: Raja Balbir Singh)

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Inscription

Obverse: at bottom of image, G: persian: Raja Balbir Singh.

Provenance

Cost Rs. 75.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Pahari, third quarter of the 19th century

Object Place

Nainsukh family working in the Plains, Punjab Plains, India

Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 28.6 cm (14 9/16 x 11 1/4 in.) Image: 23.5 x 15.4 cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.59

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings