Raja Pratap Singh standing on a terrace worshipping the goddess Devi, India, Jodhpur, dated 1790 VS/1732-33 AD
gouache heightened with gold on paper, inscribed on verso in Devanagari script ‘Shri Raja-ji Shri Pratap Singh-ji ki surat ['his likeness'] uske neeche ... (surat) ... khavasa Nanyo’ with the place [illegible], and dated: ‘samvat 1790 ra jeth bad ['dark half of the month'] 6 [Tuesday 24th April 1790 VS/1732-33 AD]’
29 by 20cm.
Ex-collection Sven Gahlin (1934-2017), London.
John Gilmore Ford, Baltimore.
Sold in these rooms, 2 July 1984, lot 136.