RajaTedhi Singh of Mankot smoking a hookah

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1700-1730
  • Geography

    Mankot, Uttarakhand state, India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor and gold and tin on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (overall): 21.3 × 29.8 cm (8 3/8 × 11 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Attributed to the Master of the Court of Mankot (active early 18th century)
  • School/Tradition

    Mankot school
  • Provenance

    To 2003
    Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York, New York [1]
    From 2003 to 2018
    Catherine Glynn Benkaim, Beverly Hills, California, purchased from Terence McInerney in New York City in March 2003
    From 2018
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, partial gift and purchase from Catherine Glynn Benkaim [2]
    [1] According to information from Catherine Glynn Benkaim.
    [2] See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Terence McInerney Fine Arts, Ltd.
    Catherine Glynn Benkaim
  • Origin

    Mankot, Uttarakhand state, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
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