on wasli paper, the raja with a grey beard, seated and smoking a huqqah, a young man addresses him with clasped hands, in red margins, takri inscription in upper margin.
Painting: 22.5 x 15.5 cm; page: 27.5 x 15.5 cmFrame
Pahari Paintings from the Eva and Konrad Seitz Collection, Francesca Galloway, 2016, cat. 16.
- Francesca Galloway, 2 November 2016.
- Eva and Konrad Seitz Collection, Germany.
A Portrait of Raja Shamsher Son of Mandi (1727-81), North India, Mandi, Pahari Region, circa 1770-80Provenance
: Marie-Christine David Collection.