, Raja Pratap Singh of Jaipur (r. 1778-1803) Enlarge 1 /1
Jaipur style Rajasthan, India, Jaipur
Raja Pratap Singh of Jaipur (r. 1778-1803) c. 1800 Place made: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Materials & Technique: drawings, matrices, pencil, charcoal, paper pencil, charcoal, the outlines pierced by pricking in preparation for pouncing Support: cream wove paper
Dimensions: image 13.5 h x 7.8 w cm sheet 16.6 h x 9.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Gayer-Anderson Gift
Accession No: NGA 91.1531
Subject: Portrait: male Royalty
Provenance:
  • 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