Pratap Singh of Jaipur opaque watercolor and gold on paper, 19th century
Lot 115
An equestrian portrait of Raja Jagat Singh of Jaipur Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, 19th century
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
£2,400 - 3,600
Auction Details
Lot Details
An equestrian portrait of Raja Jagat Singh of Jaipur
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, 19th century
With his horse rearing the ruler remains in a relax pose with one hand on the reigns and the other holding a white flower, he wears a white jama and a white beard protector.
image: 8 x 12 ½ in. (20.3 x 30 cm), folio: 9 ¼ x 13 in. (23.5 x 33.5 cm)

Footnotes

  • For a portrait of Raja Jagat Singh of Jaipur on an elephant see, Basil Gray in The Art of India and Pakistan, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1947, pl. 46, no. 500. Another very closely related portrait of Thakur Said Sher riding Sita Ram Baksh was sold by Maggs Bros., London, Bulletin No. 26, September 1976, no. 14.

    Provenance:
    Private Collection, Texas
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