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Thakur Ajit Singh worships the Goddess

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At A Glance

  • Period

    dated 1817
  • Geography

    Marwar or Jodhpur, Rajasthan state, India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (painting): 26 × 18.4 cm (10 1/4 × 7 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    S2018.1.53
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.53

Object Details

  • School/Tradition

    Jodphur school
  • Inscriptions

    Verso: Ghera Khulayo 1864 Bhadrapad Sud 14 Jada Sare (in devanagari)
    This was opened in V.S 1864 Bhadrapad (August-Sept) in the crescent lunar phase (Shukla Paksha) 14
    This was opened in V.S 1864 Bhadrapad (August-Sept) in the crescent lunar phase (Shukla Paksha) 14
  • Provenance

    From 1960 to ?
    Millard Owen Sheets (1907-1989), acquired in 1960 [1]
    To 2002
    Robert E. Moore [2]
    From 2002 to 2018
    Catherine Glynn Benkaim, Beverly Hills, California, purchased from Robert E. Moore in January 2002 [3]
    From 2018
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, partial gift and purchase from Catherine Glynn Benkaim
    Notes:
    [1] According to information from Catherine Glynn Benkaim.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See note 1.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Millard Sheets (American, 1907-1989)
    Robert E. Moore
    Ralph and Catherine Benkaim
    Catherine Glynn Benkaim
  • Origin

    Marwar or Jodhpur, Rajasthan state, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the National Museum of Asian Art
  • Type

    Painting
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