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The private pleasure of Maharaja Anup Singh of Bikaner by Rashid: PD.206-1948.10

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Object information

Titles

The private pleasure of Maharaja Anup Singh of Bikaner 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.

Measurements and weight

Height: 195 mm
Width: 132 mm

Relative size of this object

13.2 m19.5 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 1678 - 1698 1698

Note

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

School or Style

Bikaner

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
White bodycolour
Ink
Gold

Components of the work

Support: composed of paper

Techniques used in production

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

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.206-1948.10
Primary reference Number: 34712
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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

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