Pratap Singh (reigned 1668-1706) was one of the most active patrons among its rulers.
Maharaja Pratap Singh of Sawar on a Horse by Unknown Artist, 1700
© Ashmolean Museum
- Gouache on paper
- 44 x 60 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,125 ( Total: £12,500)
- Acquired in:
- Indar Pasricha Fine Arts
Typical of late 17th to early 18th century painting at Sawar, a small Rajput kingdom in the Ajmer region. The composition is unusual for its large size. Sawar School, Rajasthan, India.
Sotheby's, 1978; Sotheby's New York, 1991.