Jaipur style Rajasthan, India, Jaipur
Raja Madho Singh I of Jaipur (r. 1751-68) [Raja Madho Singh of Jaipur] c. 1800 Place made: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Materials & Technique: drawings, charcoal, brush, pen, ink; pouncing, brush-drawing Support: parchment
Dimensions: image (irregular) 10.3 h x 7.9 w cm support [irreg.] 10.3 h x 7.9 w cm mount 14.4 h x 10.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gayer-Anderson Gift
Accession No: NGA 91.1505
Subject: Royalty Portrait: male, political figure
  • acquired in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India, possibly from descendants of the artist, by Colonel Thomas Gayer Gayer-Anderson, 1927
  • exported from India by Colonel Thomas Gayer Gayer-Anderson, 1930
  • held in the collection of Colonel Thomas Gayer Gayer-Anderson and Major Robert Grenville Gayer-Anderson, Pasha, both of The Little Hall, Lavenham, Suffolk, England, 1927-1953
  • who gave it to the Commonwealth of Australia, 1953
  • held by National Library of Australia, Canberra, after transfer from London, 1954-1991
  • transferred to the collection of the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 1991