- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
- European Figure Studies: Napoleon and a Napoleonic Soldier (recto); Man and a Woman (verso)
- Work Type
- early 19th century
- Creation Place: South Asia, India, Rajasthan, Kota
- Persistent Link
- Physical Descriptions
- Ink and opaque watercolor on paper; Rajput Style, Kota School
- 37.5 x 12.6 cm (14 3/4 x 4 15/16 in.)
- Stuart Cary Welch (by 1983 - 2008,) by descent; to his estate (2008-2009,) gift; to Harvard Art Museum.
Object was part of long-term loan to Museum in 1983.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The Stuart Cary Welch Collection, Gift of Edith I. Welch in memory of Stuart Cary Welch
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- Asian and Mediterranean Art
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- black hat, tall boots, and a long jacket. In one hand he holds a walking stick, while the other is tucked into his waist coat. At the bottom of the page, upside down, is a Napoleonic solider. He wears tall black hat, a red jacket, and white trousers. He has a long saber hanging from his waist and holds out his rifle in the “present arms” position.
The recto features, at the top, a figure of a man that carries a large barrel over his shoulder. The bottom bears an unfinished drawing of a woman in European dress. Rajput Style, Kota School.
- Exhibition History
32Q: 2220 18th-19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/16/2014 - 03/11/2015
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