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A prince and his court celebrating the feast of Holi (the Spring festival): PD.96-1948

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Titles

A prince and his court celebrating the feast of Holi (the Spring festival)
Arabic calligraphy

Maker(s)

Unknown (Miniaturist)

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946 by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 259 mm
Width: 161 mm

Relative size of this object

16.1 m25.9 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1750

School or Style

Rajasthani

Materials used in production

Watercolour
Bodycolour
Ink
Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down) Recto Verso

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.96-1948
Primary reference Number: 33410
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 16 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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