Maharaja of Raghugarh and courtier
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Raghugarh, circa 1750
Inscribed verso: Maharaj... Singh Ji Ishwari'.
Beneath threatening clouds on a delicate floral rug, the ruler is seated on a silver throne chair holding a long sword, he gestures in discussion with an attendant who delivers a cloth-covered gift.
image: 9 x 6 ½ in. (22.9 x 16.5 cm), folio: 11 3/4 x 8 ½ in. (30 x 21.5 cm)