MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA

MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA
MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA
MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA
MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA
MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA

MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA

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MAHARAJA TAKHAT SINGH (RULED 1843-73} WORSHIPPING BAHUCHARA MATA. BAHUCHAR MATA TEMPLE IN BACKGROUND. FOR FURTHER READING ON THIS TOPIC SEE FOOTNOTE BELOW.


JODHPUR,RAJASTHAN,CIRCA 1850



GOUACHE ON PAPER HEIGHTENED WITH GOLD AND SILVER (TIN)



33CM BY 27CM INCLUDING BORDER. (OVERALL)



PRICE £950.00 GBP. 


FOOTNOTE; THERE IS A VERY SIMILAR DEPICTION IN "THE INDIAN PORTRAIT VIII'  PORTRAITS FROM THE ROYAL COURTS OF RAJASTHAN,PAGES 138-139. www.theindianportrait.com



PROVENANCE; FROM THE ESTATE OF OLEG VLADIMIROVITCH POLUNIN (1914-1985). WAS A BOTANIST OF SOME NOTE WHO TAUGHT AT CHARTERHOUSE AND WAS WELL KNOWN FOR HIS WORKS ON FLORA,NOTABLY "FLOWERS OF THE HIMALYA" WRITTEN TOGETHER WITH ADAM STAINTON AND PUBLISHED BY THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS IN 1985. IT MAY OF COURSE HAVE BEEN DURING HIS TREKKING ACROSS THE HIMALAYAN REGIONS,RESEARCHING FOR HIS WORK THAT THIS PICTURE WAS ACQUIRED. POLUNIN'S TRAVELS TOOK HIM ACROSS A HUGE AREA OF ASIA,INCLUDING THE NEPAL/SIKKIM BORDER,NEPAL,UTTAR PRADESH,HIMACHAL PRADESH,JAMMU AND KASHMIR.


THE REAR OF PICTURE BOARD HAS THREE OLEG POLUNIN BACKSTAMPS COMPLETE WITH ADDRESS WITH SIGNED SCRIPT "PROPERTY OF OLEG POLUNIN,PURCHASED SRINAGAR , KASHMIR 1971.
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​​​​​​​SOLD COMPLETE IN ORIGINAL FRAME WITH BACKBOARD. (GLASS WILL BE REMOVED}





FOR CONDITION REPORTS,E-MAIL GDEXTERHILL@HOTMAIL.COM OR OTHER QUERIES 07884091348,TONY.

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