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Akhairaj with Courtiers and Musicians in a Garden
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Akhairaj with Courtiers and Musicians in a Garden

Akhairaj with Courtiers and Musicians in a Garden

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper.
Dimensions:
H x W: 34.4 x 45.3 cm (13 9/16 x 17 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Jodhpur, Rajasthan, Marwar, India
Topic:
music, fruit, lute, Rathore dynasty (1459 - 1947), sadhu, garden, fiddle, India, South Asian and Himalayan Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
ca. 1820
Period:
Rathore dynasty
Accession Number:
F1999.17
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
From at least 1967 Kumar Sangram Singh of Nawalgarh, Jaipur, from at least 1967 [1] Stuart Cary Welch, Cambridge, MA and Warner, NH [2] To 1999 Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York City, to 1999 From 1999 Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd. in 1999 Notes: [1] In 1967, the object was seen and photographed by Milo C. Beach in the collection of Kumar Sangram Singh; his seal is on the reverse (according to Curatorial Note 4, Milo C. Beach, December 6, 1999, in the object record). [2] The object was acquired soon after 1967 by S.C. Welch, and sold through Colnaghi's (according to Curatorial Note 4, Milo C. Beach, December 6, 1999, in the object record).
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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