18 février 2016

Prahlad Bubbar at Asia Week New York 2016

Attributed to Mihr Chand. Ladies Celebrate Holi on a Pleasure Pavilion. Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, Lucknow, India, circa 1780. Opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 18 x 24.5 inches (45.5 x 62 cm) © Prahlad Bubbar Mother and Child with Attendants. Golconda, Deccan, India, circa 1670-80. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 8.3 x 6 inches (21 x 15 cm). © Prahlad Bubbar Attributed to the artist Mir Kalan Khan. A Vision of an Elephant... [Lire la suite]

13 décembre 2010

"India's Fabled City: The Art of Courtly Lucknow" @ LACMA

Muhammad Azam, Portrait of Nasir al-Din Haidar, circa 1830. Oil on canvas, 92.1 x 72.1 cm. Collection Drs. Aziz and Deanna Khan. Photo: Courtesy the Collection Drs. Aziz and Deanna Khan. LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents India’s Fabled City: The Art of Courtly Lucknow —the first major international exhibition devoted to the cosmopolitan culture of the northern Indian court of Lucknow, and the refined artistic production of the city’s multiethnic residents and artists. On view from December... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2008

Ladies Visiting an Ascetic, Attributed to the Avadh artist, Mir Kalan Khan, circa 1750 A.D

Ladies Visiting an Ascetic, Attributed to the Avadh artist, Mir Kalan Khan, circa 1750 A.D. Opaque watercolour with gold on paper. 310 by 220 mm. page; 220 by 145 mm. miniature In this quiet moonlit scene, two Hindu ladies are bringing food in a jewelled gold dish to a Hindu ascetic who is seated on a tiger skin outside his hut, with a disciple beside him. The ascetic is grey in colour, suggesting he is a Saiva ascetic who has smeared his body with ash. He rests easily on his tiger-skin, his hand clasped round one bent leg... [Lire la suite]
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