Skip to main content

The private pleasure of Prince Mohammad Agar (?), son of Aurangzeb by Rashid: PD.205-1948.9

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The private pleasure of Prince Mohammad Agar (?), son of Aurangzeb by Rashid

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund, 1946.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

Dating

Circa 1678 - 1698

Note

Dr. Goswamy's identification of the figures (letter to M.C. in Oriental Miniatures box, Aug. 1969).

School or Style

Bikaner

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
White bodycolour
Ink
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Size Height 198 mm Width 133 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour including white, pen and ink with gold on paper

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.205-1948.9
Primary reference Number: 34506
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "The private pleasure of Prince Mohammad Agar (?), son of Aurangzeb by Rashid" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/34506 Accessed: 2022-08-11 02:42:28

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/34506 |title=The private pleasure of Prince Mohammad Agar (?), son of Aurangzeb by Rashid |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-08-11 02:42:28|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/api/v1/objects/object-34506

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...