Maharana Jagat Singh (1734-1751) hunting bear

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Maker(s)
Artist: Jugarsi (Indian, active mid-18th century)
Sitter: Maharana Jagat Singh (1734 - 1751)
Historical period(s)
Sisodia dynasty, Reign of Jagat Singh, 1730-1745
Movement
Mewar Court
School
Rajput School
Medium
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image-inside border): 26.6 x 44.7 cm (10 1/2 x 17 5/8 in)
Geography
India, Mewar, Rajasthan, Udaipur
Credit Line
Purchase and partial gift made in 2012 from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F2012.4.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
bear, horse, hunting, India, landscape, rifle, Sisodia dynasty (861 - 1947), soldier, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. William K. Ehrenfeld 1935 - 2005
Catherine Glynn Benkaim

Published References
  • Molly Emma Aitken. The Intelligence of Tradition in Rajput Court Painting. New Haven. fig. 2.2.
  • Andrew Topsfield. Paintings from Rajasthan in the National Gallery of Victoria: A Collection Acquired Through the Felton Bequests' Committee. Melbourne. p. 16, fig. 12.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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