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India Anonymous,
Portrait of a Governament / Court Official, 20 c.
Paint, ink and pencil
8 x 5 7/8 in. (20 x 15 cm)

Object Type: Painting
Technique: Painting
Accession Number: 2018.10.4

“Hill School” painting, north India. These are also called “Pahari,” but that is more limited in region.
Prof. Bruce Coats, Scripps College

Beneath the drawing of the man is the begining of a pencil sketch of a kneeling figure.

Verso: there is writing in ink that has been crossed out.

ink, paint and colors (possibly gouache), and pencil.

Object Description
The figure of a bearded man in profile, dressed in white and wearing a purple headdress (possibly a turban), carrying a slim red staff with a knob at the top.

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