A Sacrificial Ceremony

Historical period(s)
Sisodia dynasty, ca. 1690
Movement
Mewar Court
School
Rajput School
Medium
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 14.6 x 34.6 cm (5 3/4 x 13 5/8 in)
Geography
India, Mewar, Rajasthan, Udaipur
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Henri Vever collection
Accession Number
S1986.449
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album folio with painting

Keywords
ceremony, fire, Henri Vever collection, India, sacrifice, Sisodia dynasty (861 - 1947), snake, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Henri Vever 1854 - 1942
Francois Mautin French, born 1907

Published References
  • Glenn D. Lowry, Milo Cleveland Beach, Elisabeth West FitzHugh, Susan Nemanzee, Janet Snyder. An Annotated and Illustrated Checklist of the Vever Collection. Washington and Seattle. cat. 415, p. 345.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum