Francis Swain Ward (British, 1734-1794) The Palace of the late Nabob of Arcot
Lot 11
Francis Swain Ward (British, 1734-1794) The Palace of the late Nabob of Arcot
£500 - 700
US$ 840 - 1,200
Auction Details
Art & Antiques Oxford
8 Aug 2012 10:00 BST

Auction 19839
Lot Details
Francis Swain Ward (British, 1734-1794)
The Palace of the late Nabob of Arcot
pencil and watercolour, unframed
44 x 56cm (17 5/16 x 22 1/16in).

Footnotes

  • The Nabob of Arcot, Muhammad Ali Khan (1717-1795) was a keen Anglophile and ally to the British East India Company who ruled the Carnatic region of South India. The portrait of the Nabob and his five sons by Tilly Kettle was the first oil painting of an Indian ruler to be shown in London.
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