Kishangarh Musician Miniature Painting
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: India: Pre 1980: item # 654371
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|The graceful musician in this Rajasthani miniature gazes at birds while she plays a stringed instrument. The painting, from the late 20th century, is in a style that originated in the Kishangarh area of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is done on heavy old parchment and includes two lines of calligraphy in Urdu above the painted area. A signature in the lower left indicates the painter was Yogya Pralash. The miniature is in very good condition. Dimensions of parchment: height 7.5" (19 cm), width 5" (13 cm). Dimensions of painted area: height 6" (15 cm), width 3.5" (9 cm) SEE MORE ITEMS IN OUR COLLECTION AT WWW.SILKROAD1.COM|