Darbar Of Maharaja Kisor Singh (?)
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.128
People
Unknown Artist
Title
Darbar of Maharaja Kisor Singh (?)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
mid 18th century
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, India, Rajasthan, Marwar
Culture
Indian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque watercolor, gold and metallic gray watercolor on paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 40.7 x 54.8 cm (16 x 21 9/16 in.)
framed: 58.74 x 73.98 x 2.22 cm (23 1/8 x 29 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift in gratitude to John Coolidge, Gift of Leslie Cheek, Jr., Anonymous Fund in memory of Henry Berg, Louise Haskell Daly, Alpheus Hyatt, Richard Norton Memorial Funds and through the generosity of Albert H. Gordon and Emily Rauh Pulitzer; formerly in the collection of Stuart Cary Welch, Jr.
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.128
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Anna Jackson, Amin Jaffer, and Deepika Ahlawat, ed., Maharaja: The Splendour of India's Royal Court, Victoria and Albert Museum (London, 2009), pp 77, 80-81, fig. 59

Exhibition History

Hot as Curry - Subtle as Moonlight: Masterpieces of Rajput Painting, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/02/1991 - 12/20/1991

Infancy to Old Age: A Gallery of Indians, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/27/1993 - 04/25/1993

Rajasthani Miniatures: The Welch Collection at the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University, The Drawing Center, New York, 04/16/1997 - 06/07/1997

Maharaja: The Splendour of India's Royal Courts, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich, 02/12/2010 - 05/24/2010; Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 10/10/2009 - 01/17/2010

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