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Maharana Raj Singh II in Procession with Members of His Court

Date:
ca. 1755
Culture:
India (Rajasthan, Mewar)
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Page 17 1/8 x 14 1/2 in. (43.5 x 36.8 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon B. Polsky Fund, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.408
Not on view
The young maharana Raj Singh II (r. 1754–61) is shown seated between two figures bearing fly whisks on a richly caparisoned striding elephant, surrounded by his courtly retinue.
Inscription: on verso: three line Hindi inscription
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "New Acquisitions in Perspective," 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Painting at Mewar," July 10, 2007–November 19, 2007.

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