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Maharaja Raj Singh of Mewar in Procession

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Inscription

Inscription in back: Sidha sri Maharaja dhi raj maha rana ji sri raja si(n)gh ji ri asavari ro panno. Sam(v)at 1810 ra phalgun vadi 14. Re din mahadev ji sri vaijnath ji sri ji darsan kar ra (?va?) padharya ghore latka le asavar hua. Jane din ri asvari ro bha. Samvat 1811 ra bhadua vat 14. Sinu va re din pano nij ar huyo. Kalmi [sat]jitaro cutro [catio] gangaramro.

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, Rajasthani, Dated SV 1811 (A.D. 1753)

Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 35.7 x 44cm (14 1/16 x 17 5/16in.) Framed: 20 3/4 x 24 3/4 in. (52.7 x 62.9 cm)

Accession Number

66.163

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings