Three noblemen and a dog

Detached album folio: tinted drawing; three noblemen and a dog.
Border: The drawing is set in gold, green, and purple rulings on cream-colored paper.

Historical period(s)
late 18th century
Medium
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions
H x W: 34.5 x 22.1 cm (13 9/16 x 8 11/16 in)
Geography
India, Rajasthan state, Jaipur
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1986.466
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Drawing
Type

Detached album folio

Keywords
dog, Henri Vever collection, India, noble, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Detached album folio: tinted drawing; three noblemen and a dog.
Border: The drawing is set in gold, green, and purple rulings on cream-colored paper.

Inscription(s)

Bottom right, Prathiraj.

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. 392, pp. 330-331.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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