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Paintings Archive 2011

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Rajasthan, Jaipur

Scenes from the Ramayana

Circa late 18th century

28.2 x 40.3cm

Central India

Book of Devi Bhagavata Purana

19th century

Folios 18 x 10cm

Kashmir

Goats and birds

19th century

17.2 x 13.3cm

 

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Rasalila

19th century

34 x 25cm

Marwar

Bhagavata Purana: story of sage Devasa

Circa mid-19th century

17.8 x 38.2cm

Deccan

Persian poet Hafiz of Sheraz

Circa 1770

18.3 x 11.2cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Maharaja Sadar Singh (r. 1851-72)

Circa 1870-72

27.6 x 19.4cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Devi as Gayatri

Circa 1880

22.2 x 15.9cm

Western India, Jain

Kalpa Sutra folios: Adinath (Rishabha) & Parshvanath

Circa late 15th/early 16th century

Each 11 x 26cm

Jain Shripala folio

Prince pictures beauty, plays vina

Ciraca 1700

11.7 x 27.3cm

Central India

Raja presents pan

Circa early 18th century

21 x 14 cm

 

Western India, Gujarat

Mahabharata folio

Circa 17th century

27.7 x 14cm

 

Popular Mughal at Bikaner

Shukasapati folio

Circa early 17th century

14.3 x 26.2cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Chandika slays Mahishasura

Circa 1780

20.6 x 14cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Chandika battles Dhumralochana

Circa 1800

19.8 x 13.3cm

Pahari, Mandi

The Holy Family, attributed to Sajnu

Circa 1825

10.2 x 17.7cm

Late Mughal at Delhi

Ruler riding composite horse

Circa mid-19th century

28.5 x22.5cm

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Vishnu as Vaikunthanath

Signed by Liladhar

Circa 1901

24.2 x 16.9cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Devi Bahuchara

Circa 1820-40

13.1 x 10cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Shiva, Parvati & vahanas

Circa 1820-40

12.8 x 10.4cm

Rajasthan, Mewar (?)

Vishnu's footprints

Circa 1820-40

16.8 x 22cm

Rajasthan, Mewar (?)

Tantric palmistry illustration

Circa 1820-40

15.2 x 10.2cm

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Shri Mathura Ji

Circa 1820

34.2 x 24.8cm

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Shravana, Hindola

Published

Circa early 20th century

18.4 x 27.2

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Mohta Dayal Das

Circa 1779

20.3 x 12.4 cm

Rahasthan, Bundi

Maharaja Raghubir Singh

Circa 1903

43 x 33cm

Bengal, Murshidabad

Lady reads by candlelight

Circa 1760

17.4 x 10.7cm

Awadh, Lucknow

Nawab Saadat Khan, 1st ruler of Awadh

Circa 1760

17.7 x 13cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Shiva Purana scene:

Shiva, Parvati and asura

Circa 1820-40

13.3 x 10.2cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur style at Bikaner

Maharaja Bijai Singh

Published

Mid-19th century

18.1 x 12.9cm

Deccan

Yusuf & Zulaykha manuscript illustration

Circa mid-18th century

12.2 x 12.3cm

 

Anglo-Indian at Delhi

Mughal Emperor Akbar and Jodhabai

Circa 1850

6.3 x 5cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

M'raja Jaswant Singh

Circa 1880

20.7 x 13.8cm

Jain folio from manuscript

Jina's enlightenment & liberation

Circa 15th - 16th century

11 x 26cm

Delhi

Frolics

Circa mid-late 19th century

15.8 x 11.1cm

 

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Venugopala

Circa 1880

23.3 x 17.9cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Equestrian portrait

Circa 1765-70

30.3 x 25.5cm

 

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Krishna watches gopis swim

Circa 1860

23.3 x 19.4cm

 

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Krishna raises Mt Govardhan

Circa 1880

35 x 24.8cm

Anglo-Indian ("Company") at Delhi

Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan & wife Mumtaz

Circa 1840

Frame 28.8 x 31; ovals 10.2 x 8cm

Pahari, Mandi

Ramayana illustration

Circa 1840

17.5 x 20.2cm

Pahari, Mandi

Marakandeya Purana illustration

Circa 1820-1840

20.2 x 27.5cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Kumar Bhim Singh at Shambhu Singh of Udaipur's coronation

1861

Published 2008

28.7 x 20.8cm

Pahari, Kangra

Ramayana: Vishvamitra and Dasaratha

Circa 1820 - 1840

13 x 18.4cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Durga Das before Maharaja Ajit Singh of Marwar

Circa early 19th century

30 x 19.5cm

 

Anglo-Indian ("Company School ") at Patna

Trades & occupations, etc. (x 10)

Circa early 19th century

Each 25.3 x 20.2cm

 

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Gajendramoksha

Circa 1820 - 30

46.9 x 31.7cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

Panchamukhi Hanuman

19th century

60 x 49cm

Anglo-Indian ("Company School ") at Patna

Muharram procession

Early-mid 19th century

20.3 x 25.5cm

 

Anglo-Indian ("Company School ") at Patna

Nawab entertained by a nautch

Circa early 19th century

17.5 x 21.3cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Double-sided folio: Hiranyakashipu; Narasimha

Circa early 19th century

28. 3 x 21.9cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Venugopala: fluting Krishna

Circa 1860 - 1880

19.7 x 14cm

Pahari school at Kashmir

Folio from a Mahabarata manuscript

Circa 1820

18.9 x 11cm

Pahari school at Kashmir

Folio from a Bhagavad Gita: Brahmara Gita

Circa 1820

18.9 x 11cm

Anglo-Indian at Delhi

Mughal Emperors' wives (x 3)

Circa 1840

Each 6.3 x 5cm

Anglo-Indian at Delhi

Ranjit Singh

Circa 1840

6.3 x 5cm

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Priests dressed as Krishna's foster parents at festival of Nandamahotsava

19th century

19.6 x 21.8cm

 

Pahari, Kangra

Lakshminarayana

Circa 1820-40

8 x 12cm

 

Rajasthan, Mewar, Nathdwara

Krishna & Radha swinging from a tree

Circa early-mid 19th century

34.7 x 25.2cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur, Malpura

Bhairavi Ragini

Circa 1760

30.3 x 21.3cm

Kangra, Awadhi artist

Ramayana scene: Rama, Sita, Lakshmana at riverside

Circa late 19th century

33.5 x 27cm

Rajasthan, Marwar

Baramasa: Jyeth

Circa late 18th century

29.8 x 19.3cm

 

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Rao Setram Ji of Kannauj

Circa mid-late 19th century

36 x 22.8cm

 

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Maharaja Jaswant Singh (1629–1680)

Circa mid-late 19th century

35 x 20cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Maharaja Gaj Singh (r. 1746–1787)

Circa mid-19th century

21.8 x 15.4cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

Rao Ganga Singh (ruled Jodhpur 1516-1532)

Circa mid-late 19th century

27.5 x 20cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Maharana Jawan Singh at puja

Attributed to Ghasi

Circa 1830

26.3 x 19.2cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Krishna, Balarama and gopas

Circa 1830-1850

39.3 x 27.5cm

 

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Ailing prince returns in the night

Circa 1860 - 1880

26.8 x 32.1cm

Deccan, Golconda

Shiva and Parvati

First half 18th century

24 x 16cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

Lovers in erotic asana

Circa 1820 - 1830

34.3 x 24.5cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur thikana Jhilai

Thakur Bhaktawar Singh smoking a huqqa

by the artist Lakhi Sambhu

Circa late 18th - early 19th century

24.9 x 17.3cm

Pahari: Mandi

Mahishasura in disguise at Katyayan's hermitage

Circa late 18th century

25.5 x 36cm

Anglo-Indian at Delhi

Mughal Emperor akbar and Jodhabai

Circa 1850

6.3 x 5cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Ruler and consort

Circa 1830-1850

38.5cm x 28.5cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Baramasa Kartika at Diwali

Circa mid-19th century

35.8 x 26.1cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Madhumadhavi Ragini

Circa 1800-1820

12.5 x 16.9cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Gopis searching for Krishna

Circa 1820-40

23.2 x 43.7cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Khambavati Ragini

Circa 1820-40

20.7 x 17.9cm

Provincial Mughal at Awadh

Lady at toilette

First half 18th century

34 x 25.5cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Maharaja Rai Singhji

Circa 1790 - 1800

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

Jallandharnath, founder of the Naths

Circa 1820

30.4 x 21.2cm

Deccan, Shorapur kalam at Hyderabad

Baramasa: Ashvina

Circa 1800

30.5 x 20.4cm

Rajasthan, Bikaner Royal Collection

Ganesha enthroned

by artist Hashim

Circa late 18th century

17.7 x 12.8cm

Deccan, Hyderabad

Prince visiting ascetic

Circa 1720-1740

10.5 x 8.7cm

Deccan, Hyderabad

Nobleman on a terrace

Circa 1800

20.8 x 14.2cm

Central India

Circa 18th century

Ragamala

33 x 26cm

Anglo-Indian at Delhi

Nur Jahan

Circa 1840

9.5 x 7.1cm

Deccan

Ragamala illus. Gujari ragini

Circa 1780

18.1 x 11.4cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Muslim ruler

Circa 1840

23.3 x 18.7cm

Kashmir

Dasavatara folios

Circa 1840

15.7 x 10.5cm; 16.8 x 10.5cm

Pahari, Sikh

Ten Sikh Gurus, Mardana & Bala

Circa 1840

17.2 x 23.3cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Devgandhar Ragini

Circa 1830

33cm x 22.7cm

Rajasthan, Jodhpur

Maharaja Thakat Singh & ranis hunting

Circa 1850-60

28.3 x 31.7cm

Anglo-Indian in Northwestern India

Five portraits of soldiers

Circa 1850-60

26 x 14 cm

Kalighat

Hindu mythology (55)

Circa 3rd quarter 19th century

25.5 x 21.6cm

Rajasthan, Mewar

Bhakti Ratnavali (folio 7)

Circa 1690

27 x 43cm

Delhi, late Mughal

Vishn's sleeps on Sheshanaga

Circa 1800

10.2 x 12.1cm

Bengal

Erotic asanas

Circa mid-19th century

Each 11.5 x 6.5cm

 

 

Pahari

Erotic asana

Circa 1820

21.5 x 15cm

 

 

Rajasthan, Mewar

Rana Ari Singh II's horse Raja Pasav

1763

24.2 x 27.4cm

Nepal

Scenes from the life of Krishna

19th century

44 x 55cm

Delhi, late Mughal

Vishn's sleeps on Sheshanaga

Circa 1800

10.2 x 12.1cm

Deccan

The mythical Simurg

Circa late 19th century

28.6 x 19cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Ganesha with sons

Circa 1860-80

25.5 x 18.2cm

Central India

Baramasa: Magha

Circa 1840

21 x 13.9cm

Awadh

Gul- e-Bakawali folio

Circa late 18th century

30.8 x 21.8cm

 

 

Rajasthan, Bikaner

Courtesan by Ustad Hasan Ahmad

1772

15 x 10cm

 

Rajasthan, Marwar

Tantric folio

Circa late 17th century

9.2 x 19.7cm

Pahari, Guler

Lady palying a tambura

Circa 1780-90

21 x 14cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Kedar Ragini

Circa 1840

21.7 x 17cm

Rajasthan, Nathdwara

Scenes from the life of Krishna/Srinathji

Circa mid-19th century

26.5 x 35.6cm

Delhi, late Mughal

Emperor Aurangzeb hawking on lake

Circa 1800

22.1 x 16.3cm

[PG7e]

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Durga with Hanuman, Skanda

Circa 1880

25.1 x 21.2cm

Pahari, Mandi

Vasant Ragini

Circa 1840 - 60

28.8 x 23.7cm

Rajasthan, Marwar

Baramasa: Asoj

Circa late 18th century

29.8 x 19.3cm

Angl-Indian at Calcutta

Trades and occupations

Circa 1880

Each 26 x 21cm

Rajgarh, Malwa

Bhagavata Purana folio

By Udaiban of Tihipur

Circa 1741

26 x 40cm

Rajasthan, Jaipur

Chess in the zenana

Circa 1840 - 60

30 x 21.8cm

Rajasthan, Devgarh

Surya puja

Circa1820

27.3 x 21cm

Central India, Gwalior

Nobleman with horse

Circa early 19th century

16 x 24.5cm

Anglo-Indian (on mica) at Patna

Procession

Early-mid 19th century

17 x 25cm

 

All images and text © Peter Blohm 2004-2011