- Museum number
- Series: Portraits of Indian Princes
Portrait of Shivaji; painting mounted onto an album folio. Inscribed. Album contains 26 paintings of Indian princes.
Ink, opaque watercolour and gold on paper. Album bound in red leather and stamped on both covers with a central medallion, spine decorated with gold leaf. Interior cover marbled.
- Production date
Height: 19.10 centimetres (album)
Height: 17.30 centimetres (large page)
Height: 14.70 centimetres (small page)
Thickness: 1.80 centimetres (album)
Width: 10.70 centimetres (album)
Width: 8.20 centimetres (large page)
Width: 7 centimetres (small page)
- Curator's comments
- See 1974,0617,0.11.1-26 for all folios included in this album.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2013-2014 24 Oct-27 April, BM, G69a, 'Wise men from the East: Zoroastrian traditions in Persia and beyond' (1974,0617,0.11.1 displayed)
2009-2010 10 Oct-17 Jan, London, V&A, 'Maharaja: The Splendour of India's Royal Courts' (part 12 displayed)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books (OMPB).
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 22282
Miscellaneous number: Or. 54