Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Three Jaipur Rajas c. 1800 Materials & Technique: drawings, brush, pen, ink, pencil Support: cream laid paper
Primary Insc: Inscribed upper left and upper right, in black ink, in Devanagari.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribedl.r., black ink 'G-AD.210'. Inscribed verso, l.r., pencil '489 [struck out] / D.210'.
Dimensions: image 15.4 h x 28.2 w cm support 15.4 h x 31.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gayer-Anderson Gift
Accession No: NGA 91.1507
Subject: Portrait: male Royalty
  • acquired in Jaipur, 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