London, South Kensington
29 April 2005
AN EQUESTRIAN PORTRAIT OF ANKA? BAHADUR, UDAIPUR, CIRCA 1760-70
Gouache heightened with gold on buff paper, showing a nobleman and his horse in a full frontal position, striding forwards, the noble carrying a spear in one hand and a hookah in the other, inscription above, Ara?/Anka Bahadur -- miniature 6 7/8 x 4 5/8in. (17.5 x 11.8cm.)
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