Islamic and Indian Art including Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art

19 Nov - 4 Dec 2019

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Maharajah Mahendra Singh of Patiala (reg. 1862-76), standing in an interior, wearing the robes of a Knight Grand Commander of the Order of the Star of India North India, dated samvat 1938/AD 1881-82

Maharajah Sir Rajinder Singh of Patiala (reg. 1876-1900) in the robes of the Grand Cross of the Star of India North India, early 20th Century

A panel of seven portraits of rulers of Patiala Punjab, perhaps Patiala, late 19th Century (after 1876)

Two watercolours depicting Sikh troops in the Indian Imperial Army British School, early 20th Century(2)

Three scenes of Punjab life, depicting mahouts with their elephants, women in a horse-drawn carriage, and a carter with an ox-drawn waggon British School, late 19th Century(3)

An overpainted drawing, by S. Begg, from the Illustrated London News (1905-06), depicting the visit of the Prince of Wales and Mary of Teck to Amritsar

A collection of postcards of the Golden Temple, Amritsar Europe, circa 1910(5)

Raja Jawahir Singh, brother of Rani Jindan, seated with attendants Illustrated London News, circa 1840-45

Two prints depicting incidents from the battles of Ferozshah and Chillianwallah, during the Anglo-Sikh Wars J. Harris, after H. Martens, published by Rudolph Ackermann, London, 1850(2)

A steel quoit (chakram) North India, 19th Century

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