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Akhairaj with Courtiers and Musicians in a Garden

Akhairaj with Courtiers and Musicians in a Garden
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Date
ca. 1820
Period
Rathore dynasty
Type
Painting
Medium
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper.
Dimensions
H x W: 34.4 x 45.3 cm (13 9/16 x 17 13/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1999.17
Previous custodian or owner
Kumar Sangram Singh (Thakur of Nawalgarh)
Stuart Cary Welch (1928-2008)
Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd.
Provenance
From at least 1967
Kumar Sangram Singh of Nawalgarh, Jaipur, from at least 1967 [1]
Stuart Cary Welch, Cambridge, Massachusetts and Warner, New Hampshire [2]
To 1999
Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York to 1999
From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd. in 1999
Notes:
[1] In 1967, the object was seen and photographed by Milo C. Beach in the collection of Kumar Sangram Singh; his seal is on the reverse (according to Curatorial Note 4, Milo C. Beach, December 6, 1999, in the object record).
[2] The object was acquired soon after 1967 by S.C. Welch, and sold through Colnaghi's (according to Curatorial Note 4, Milo C. Beach, December 6, 1999, in the object record).
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Jodhpur, Rajasthan state, Marwar, India