6 miniature paintings of the Moghul School by Various artists

6 miniature paintings of the Moghul School selected from albums of the first Marquess Wellesley, Governor-general of India, 1797-1805.


Details

Art Fund grant:
£98 ( Total: £98)
Acquired in:
1942

1) Three men shoeing of a horse. 2) A drawing of the Virgin Mary and child after an European engraving of B. van Orley. 3) A Woodland scene. 4) Bust portrait of a court noble (main illustration). 5) An antelope. 6) A maidservant with a peacock fan.

Provenance

Marquess Wellesley

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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