Maharajah Ranjit Singh in durbar Punjab, circa 1860-70
gouache on paper, blue and yellow borders with floral motifs, red margin rules, unframed 220 x 268 mm.
The composition can be closely compared with that of a woodcut, dated circa 1870, illustrated in W. G. Archer, Paintings of the Sikhs, London 1966, p. 190, no. 92, fig. 111. Sher Singh and Kharak Singh sit to Ranjit Singh's right.