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Maharaja Amar Singh of Katholi on a terrace smoking a huqqa

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Inscription

Reverse, in Devanagari: "Sabhi Maharaja Sri Amar Singh ji ki Katholi Ko" Portrait of the Maharaja Amar Singh of Khatoli

Provenance

By 1965, private dealer/collector, Calcutta; 1965, purchased by John Goelet, Ambainville (Oise) France; 1966, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 9, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, About 1760

Object Place

Thikana of Katholi, Malwa, Central India

Dimensions

Overall: 18.6 x 15.6cm (7 5/16 x 6 1/8in.) Framed: 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (47.6 x 37.5 cm)

Accession Number

66.156

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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