King Mahipala, seated on a carpet in a large landscape, waves farewell to a mounted messenger, folio from a History of the life of King Mahipala

Historical period(s)
ca. 1750
School
Nurpur school
Medium
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W (painting): 33.4 × 45.5 cm (13 1/8 × 17 15/16 in) H x W (overall): 33.4 × 45.4 cm (13 1/8 × 17 7/8 in) H x W (framed): 60.9 × 70.5 cm (24 × 27 3/4 in)
Geography
India, Himachal Pradesh state, Nurpur
Credit Line
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Collection
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim collection
Accession Number
S2018.1.69
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
boar, deer, horse, India, landscape, Ralph and Catherine Benkaim collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Chhote Bharany New Dehli, India
Catherine Glynn Benkaim
Ralph and Catherine Benkaim

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

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