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Portrait of Nawab Shuja-ud-Daula, after a portrait by Tilly Kettle, and Two Pictures of Beauty, a page from the Lady Coote Album
Portrait of Nawab Shuja-ud-Daula, after a portrait by Tilly Kettle, and Two Pictures of Beauty, a page from the Lady Coote Album
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Date:
ca. 1780
Location:
Not on display
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Ink, Transparent And Opaque Watercolor, And Gold On Paper Mounted On An Album Page With Elaborately Ornamented Borders In Ink, Transparent And Opaque Watercolor, And Gold
Dimensions:
Album page: 450 x 613 mm (17 11/16 x 24 1/8 in.); Sheets (three): 385 x 411 mm (15 3/16 x 16 3/16 in.) see remarks
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Asia
Accession Number:
1982.2.70.1
Acquisition Date:
1982-01-01
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Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, 20 yearsof collecting: Director's Choice, 7 March - 14 June 1987.
CPLH, Treasures, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996, cat. # 227.
University Art Museum, Berkeley, Indian Paintings from Bay Area Collections, 23 May - 19 Aug 1984.
LACMA, Los Angeles, CA, Captured Hearts: The Lure of Courtly Lucknow, Dec 5, 2010 - March 6, 2011; Musee National des Arts Asiatiques-Guimet, April 3 - July 18, 2011.

standing figure of a mustachioed man dressed in gold cloth with floral decorations and furs, wearing red and gold boots, and holding a red bow, in a landscape with retainers and his elephant; flanked by two smaller half-length profile portraits of young women by windows: 1)looking out to a lake, 2) looking out at green fields and buildings