Portrait of Tilakayat Govardhanlalji

Maker(s)
Artist: Ghasiram Hardev Sharma (1868-1930)
Historical period(s)
ca. 1900
Medium
Brush drawing with color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (sight): 53 x 67.4 cm (20 7/8 x 26 9/16 in)
Geography
India, Rajasthan state, Nathadwara
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S2003.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Drawing
Type

Drawing

Keywords
India, portrait, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From 1970s
Private collection. [1]

To 2003
Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York, New York. [2]

From 2003
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, purchased from Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York, New York. [3]

Notes:

[1] According to information from the dealer, the drawing has been in a private collection since the 1970s. See the Curatorial Justification, object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.

[3] See note 2.

Previous Owner(s)

Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd.

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
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