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#SharadPurnima Night when Full Moon comes to Bless us & Lord #Krishna does #RaasLeela (Dance of Divine Love). c167… https://t.co/xSK2AaOXTU#EidMiladUnNabi #EidMiladunNabiMubarak From @FreerSackler @smithsonian c1635 #MughalArt attributed to artist Bulaq… https://t.co/qfPe8vTTRE
10/30
2020
A Wild Corinda Pearched on a Flowering Branch, c1820 #Calcutta #Bengal #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting sold by… https://t.co/tgXlgYXfM5#SufiThursdays 1893 vintage photograph from @britishlibrary shows the Nizam Gate (rebuilt by Mir Osman Ali Khan,… https://t.co/WXmZacXbR5
10/29
2020
Yes, Winter is upon us! Nip in the air & no need of Fans, just open the Windows! c1825 AD #Pahari painting from… https://t.co/RPngv9kuLuTwo Musicians, one with Lute & the other with Cymbals, #Kushan 1st cent. AD Bracket from #Butkara in #Gandhara Reg… https://t.co/oLoopboW2P
10/28
2020
#Dussehra #Vijayadashami 'The Battle Between Lord #Ram & #Ravana', c1780 AD painting from #Guler #HimachalPradesh n… https://t.co/SmnURCx8kU
10/26
2020
#Vijayadashami (Victory of Good over Evil). Happy #Dussehra. 'The Army of Lord #Ram Attacks #Ravana', c1730 #Paharihttps://t.co/XeT12oENhT
10/25
2020
Perhaps, one of the last #EdwinLordWeeks painting in circulation, is now up for sale in @bonhams1793 auction of 26t… https://t.co/UaJudOiXURA Nearly Drowned Majnun Rescued & Revived by Wild Animals #Laila & #Majnun of Nizami c1600 painting made for… https://t.co/rh5qUpFpovGetting Ready! c1840 AD #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh now at @britishmuseum 'A Girl Looking in a M… https://t.co/yPTZI96HP0
10/24
2020
Lord #Ram Going into Battle. c1775 AD #Pahari #Ramayan painting from #Chamba #HimachalPradesh now at @britishmuseumhttps://t.co/7FdIX3wUWjNow, my wife is envious of the lady who owned this parcel-gilt Silver 'Spice Box'. Auctioned by @Sothebys (in 2011… https://t.co/1CM06xYxjr
10/23
2020
Durga Slaying #Mahishasura, the Buffalo Demon. c1830 AD #Pahari painting from #Sirmur #Sirmaur #HimachalPradesh,now… https://t.co/IzKBJJryYQ#SufiThursdays Painting of Tomb of #Sufi saint Sheikh Sharfud'din Bu Ali #Qalandar (1209-1324) at #Panipat #Haryanahttps://t.co/9WNk3V9g0Y
10/22
2020
Lovely Birds in the Background in this 1760 AD painting from #Jaipur #Rajasthan, now at @metmuseum '#Krishna &… https://t.co/hIkBRQXYizAs I resume my travel to other parts of India, I realise a profession has continued unchanged right into this day.… https://t.co/ISnDfvbHHzNow, how did the artist do this? As if he used a Drone! Late 18th century #Rajasthani painting (fragment) of 'Activ… https://t.co/ve4DUL7Dt3Harvest Season and #StubleBurning #FarmFires by Farmers in #Punjab #Haryana increase #DelhiPollution This c1830… https://t.co/uyxweWhGDu
10/21
2020
Obviously and, no pun intended! Watching '#BadBoysBillionaires on @netflix How it Started How it Ended https://t.co/PN845XVT3G
10/20
2020
Festive Season begins! And, Dussehra is approaching. c1815 #Lucknow #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting now at @KNMA de… https://t.co/fE73JGUuJ9
10/19
2020
c1740 #Pahari painting from #Bilaspur #HimachalPradesh now at @FreerSackler of 'Krishna Vishvarupa (Universal Form)… https://t.co/6PHj5MLK1v'2 Elegant Ladies Watching a Cockfight', a Pastime commonly Favoured by Men. An unusual c1725 #Rajasthani painting… https://t.co/kQuNQEtcOQ
10/18
2020
'Durga Slaying the Buffalo demon #Mahishasura'. Now at @LACMA #Lacma USA, this 13th century Magnesian Schist sculpt… https://t.co/fcaqbAUKmT
10/17
2020
#WorldFoodDay2020 From @harvartmuseums this 1588 ad painting of 'Firing up the Poet's Kettle' by artist Nanha, fro… https://t.co/w1DxOMSl7U#WorldFoodDay An c1850 #Sikh style #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh now at @britishmuseum 'A Fakir M… https://t.co/KdhDk6ESx3Of the few known paintings from #Ratlam, South East of #Mewar #Rajasthan is this c1830 painting attributed to artis… https://t.co/klKyT1oLZk
10/16
2020
From upcoming @bonhams1793 sale of 26th Oct 2020 (£8-12,000), early 18th century painting from #Mewar #Rajasthan of… https://t.co/z9e2wueuPXMaharana Sarup Singh (ruled 1842-61) of #Udaipur #Mewar #Rajasthan on a Hunting Picnic with Officers & Courtiers.… https://t.co/MsvCrxHIr9For £60-80,000 Up for grabs at @bonhams1793 sale of 26th Oct,2020. Confiscated by #EastIndiaCompany from Maharaja… https://t.co/mkaZsWiyn9Born #OnThisDay in 1542 at #Umerkot #Sind, now in #Pakistan the #Mughal Emperor #Akbar. From upcoming auction of… https://t.co/KdOhn4EDgFRare c1825 painting of 8th #Sikh Guru #HarKrishan, #BalaPir or #BalGuru (Child Prophet) died 1664 aged 13, #Delhi,… https://t.co/CE7dkHco3X#SufiThursdays c1610 #MughalArt at @britishmuseum titled 'Devotion'. A Prince, NOT #Mughal Emperor #Jahangir as ass… https://t.co/Kp5kRndtIg
10/15
2020
Far away from a Walled City, a Princess sits in a Throne-like Chair, Fanned by an Attendant conversing with an anot… https://t.co/4UVOAp3rSZA c1660 AD painting of #Mughal ruler #ShahJahan with Prince #DaraShikoh by Dutch artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van R… https://t.co/xR8YuJiJK0Exquisite c1850 Carved #Ivory Standing Figure of Lord #Vishnu sold by @bonhams1793 (£18,750, 2016) depicting His… https://t.co/xDT36rXAcF
10/14
2020
#Mughal ruler #AkbarShah the 2nd sent this c1800 painting 'Akbar Shah & his Sons' as a Gift to #British Monarch Geo… https://t.co/X7D2717DAP'A Group of Recruits to #SkinnersHorse 2nd Regiment' 1815-16 #Delhi from #FraserAlbum of William & James Fraser, an… https://t.co/6GrGQZnYrfAn Unfinished c1750 #Pahari painting from #Basohli #Jammu #JammuAndKashmir of 'Two Men Disputing with each other',… https://t.co/DRl8pnUzXD
10/13
2020
Gem-set Bottle, c1650 AD #Mughal Gold Bottle (4.1 × 3.8 cm) set with #Diamond #Rubies and #Emeralds now with @MFAHhttps://t.co/8BKF2kbeieTell the incident! 'A Scene from #Ramayan, Men Pulling Rope'. This is @britishmuseum description. Unable to locate… https://t.co/dgI3Sd9kXwInnocence! Two Children Playing in this c1730 #Pahari painting from #Basohli #Jammu and now at @britishmuseum This… https://t.co/SgcN5613JK
10/12
2020
#CompanySchool #CompanyPainting Art Lovers, here is a Top Class Advertising from @ForestEssential India. Worth watc… https://t.co/BuoGrWwuDDMen will Always be Boys, never grow up! From a 1588 AD #Lahore or #Agra 'Diwan of Anwari' of #Mughal ruler #Akbar b… https://t.co/wxAKP9Y1XG @DalrympleWill This is very interesting. Notice the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5 on the inscription. All numbers are wr… https://t.co/v4SHIxDbUE#Pahari artist #Nainsukh of #Guler #HimachalPradesh is at it again in this c1775 AD painting with @RCT & exhibited… https://t.co/emSiwHht8EThree Noblemen in Procession on an Elephant, c1790 @metmuseum painting attr. to #Venkatchellam, artist to Asaf Jah… https://t.co/Lsp9eviDk0
10/10
2020
Princesses Gather at a Fountain in this c1770 AD painting from #Farrukhabad, cultural satellite city of #Lucknowhttps://t.co/43T8T6aSCM#WorldPostDay 1837AD #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting of a 'Chuprassi' bringing a Letter, now at @harvartmuseums M… https://t.co/tinWxCv3mz#WorldEggDay 1740 AD #Pahari painting by #Manaku of #Guler #HimachalPradesh, now at Bharat Kala Bhavan, #Varanasi.… https://t.co/vlWWtS0Oxw
10/9
2020
Maharana Bhim Singh of #Mewar #Rajasthan and Retinue Embark on a Hunt, c1805-10, #Udaipur or #Devgarh, by artist… https://t.co/aitcUX4CfiLittle is known about this Wrestler identified as Chuk in #Nastaliq. c1660 #MughalArt, now at @metmuseum The art o… https://t.co/XOdl3W3yB1c1750 #Mughal painting with @ClevelandArt 'Opium Smokers Served Fruit & Bread'. #SufiThursdays An Assemblage of 30… https://t.co/PPRBxSTLVX
10/8
2020
Motherly Love. Even 'Outstanding' is not a justifiable word to describe this c1775 #Pahari painting from #Kangrahttps://t.co/9hdT814AiI
10/7
2020
Adoring Attendant from a #Buddhist Shrine from #Gandhara Region of #Afghanistan / #Pakistan, c3rd century AD,… https://t.co/ojS9oitULsI would be sh*t scared to do this now!. c1740 #Rajasthani painting from #Bikaner or #Jaipur #Rajasthan, now at… https://t.co/BX3ULRMJ9D#Mughal Gold Coin issued by #Jahangir from #Agra Mint. Dated 1030h (1620 AD), this beautiful specimen is now with… https://t.co/6ASbN0KBXB
10/6
2020
This is fab! c1750 AD #Mughal 'Wine Ewer & Cover', made from a single piece of Greenish #Jade, inset with #Gold Wir… https://t.co/CWFdkP9T7g
10/5
2020
The First Meeting of Lord #Rama & #Lakshman with #Hanuman, from a c1720 #Ramayan, now at @harvartmuseums (Sackler M… https://t.co/DvEa2eL6R4Here is a very Fashionable Nobleman. From @harvartmuseums (Sackler Museum),18th century #Rajasthani painting from… https://t.co/bzPS431JNg @iamrana @jkd18 @ranjithoskote @swativashishtha @Peachtreespeaks How many People of our Age, Growing up in Joint Fa… https://t.co/RRiloaL27P
10/4
2020
#GandhiJayanti #MahatmaGandhi and his #Charkha (Spinning Wheel) is well documented. A Charkha also appears on this… https://t.co/4Atqa2Q6h2#GandhiJayanti and a Holiday! Nothing to to today except, looking at Birds. Just like in this c1780 #Pahari paintin… https://t.co/vBOjtq94pv
10/2
2020
'Lovers' (Mithuna) c 950 AD Sandstone Statute from the Ruined Purana Mahadev Temple, #Sikar #Rajasthan, Dedicated t… https://t.co/oF3uQxisMP'The Visissitudes of Love', c1820 #RasikaPriya series #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh, sold by… https://t.co/fQKFrYBkMp#SufiThursdays From St. Petersburg Album, artist #Bichitr,1615 AD, 'Mughal Emperor #Jahangir Prefers a #Sufi Sheikh… https://t.co/gAkkVX3JoM
10/1
2020
#InternationalTranslationDay When Words Written by Patar Lekhni #Nayika (Heroine who Writes to her distant Lover)w… https://t.co/PWcZMvF92jGood bye Summers, till next year. And, soon we will be complaining about Winters! #Pahari painting, circa 1740-50 A… https://t.co/drJiI4x6iR
9/30
2020
One of Lord #Vishnu's 2 wives, #Shri is the Goddess of Abundance & Good Fortune, which we all badly need now! Early… https://t.co/2JljkTLVCmAnyone else noticed the sudden change in #Delhi weather? Evenings have become rather pleasant. Soon, it will be tim… https://t.co/Ie3EA3FThW#Pahari #Nurpur #HimachalPradesh c1850 painting, now at @britishmuseum showing (from left) Jaswant Rao & Mehak Sing… https://t.co/q2xN0Tv6kTPatron & Artist Viewing Paintings from an Album. Who knows, maybe that painting is in some museum right now, just l… https://t.co/x62xvN3g3R
9/29
2020
An important & rare c1625 AD #Bijapur #Deccan painting possibly by artist Mohd Ali, follower of Farrukh Beg, 'Portr… https://t.co/xgx4O3LmcC
9/28
2020
A Group of Musicians Seated on a Striped Carpet, playing Tambura & Tabla. c1825 #Pahari painting from #Nurpurhttps://t.co/uOuKyUTkrD
9/27
2020
'A Scene from #Ramayan'. c1780 #Pahari painting from #Chamba #HimachalPradesh now at @britishmuseum #Rama's Father… https://t.co/UUim4N96hJFrom #DavidCollection this c1795 AD painting by #Deccan artist #Venkatchellam of an UNINTERESTED 'Ma'ali Mian Saif… https://t.co/9Uf0b9Msh5'A Girl Concealing her Lover with her Cloak', c1790 #Pahari painting from #Nurpur #HimachalPradesh now at… https://t.co/pRlB3OwHRw
9/25
2020
Blistering Barnacles, today's #WorldMaritimeDay From @britishmuseum, c150 AD lead coin of Vashistiputra Shri Pulum… https://t.co/vfYLasgnhkVery unusual object to be preserved in a museum! An 1860-1910 'Strip of Rolled Cinchona Bark' From India in… https://t.co/3yPuCvXCkT#SufiThursdays 'Portrait of a #Sufi Saint', c1755 #Deccan art, now at @harvartmuseums (Sackler Museum) The Green Ha… https://t.co/ipI7ggSat1
9/24
2020
'Blind-man's Buff', c1775 #Pahari painting from #Kangra #HimachalPradesh by an artist of 1st generation after… https://t.co/I9kHQwZ4EFNOT from a Star Trek series! c1800 AD #Pahari painting from #Basohli #JammuAndKashmir now at @harvartmuseums (Arth… https://t.co/FXd170cXFU
9/23
2020
From @FreerSackler c1850 Meiji era Japanese painting of #Buddhist Goddess Benzaiten or Benten, who originated from… https://t.co/J5VDAfhpFZLovely c1750 AD #Pahari painting in 3 registers, from #Guler #HimachalPradesh, now with @britishmuseum 'A Raja in… https://t.co/v1BIHX9IW0
9/21
2020
#TajMahal is never out of controversy even though it is India's most well illustrated monument. Like this c1808… https://t.co/NODTRrK4la
9/20
2020
'A Raja riding a Bull Elephant', c1685 #Rajasthani painting attributed to Wajid, leading artist of #Jaipur Feudator… https://t.co/yxvVZENaVV
9/19
2020
Rare amazingly detailed c1000 AD #Khajuraho statute of #Harihara, a combined deity of Hari (#Vishnu) & Hara (#Shivahttps://t.co/TeRWq76SUc
9/18
2020
#SufiThursdays Sold by @ChristiesInc for £134,500 (2016), c1650 AD #MughalArt attributed to artist #Bichitr "A Prin… https://t.co/cNRYVhpn4aAn interesting way to travel in 1900. Horse Drawn Tram Cars! Introduced in #Bombay #Mumbai 1874, these ran between… https://t.co/HVgUvamtDg
9/17
2020
I remember a time when we used to take Grains to such shops for pounding into Flour, using a Millstone. c1820… https://t.co/Ux5NtyLWhu
9/14
2020
Last day, last show of @DalrympleWill's curated "#ForgottenMasters Indian Painting for the #EastIndiaCompany" displ… https://t.co/O03D1ZaHFo
9/12
2020
Based on 'Hamir Hath', #Rajasthani Ballad by Sarangdhar c1800 painting by #Sajnu for Raja Ishwari Sen of #Mandihttps://t.co/CCeVHmVINZ
9/8
2020
Ending soon at @WallaceMuseum Exhibition on #ForgottenMasters Indian Painting for the #EastIndiaCompany, curated by… https://t.co/FkC8aBXvUw'Worship of Tulsi' 1655 #Rajasthani painting from #Jaipur #Rajasthan, now at @britishmuseum Tulsi (Holy Basil) bes… https://t.co/HaJCfG4ONG
9/7
2020
'Four Girls playing a Game of #Chaupar'. c1800 AD #Pahari painting from #Chamba #HimachalPradesh or #Basohli #Jammuhttps://t.co/KLIomINHtB
9/6
2020
#TeachersDay2020 #TeachersDay c 900's AD #Chola statute with @LACMA #LACMA USA, of #Shiva's aspect as… https://t.co/kj9IfGpwtb
9/5
2020
September begins and it is time to pot Narcissus bulbs. From @KhaliliOnline this c1630 AD #MughalArt from #Delhi or… https://t.co/IpjgixL6HV
9/4
2020
#SufiThursdays c1660 #ShahJahan Album painting by artist #Bichitr of (likeness) Hazrat Sheikh Hasan Chishti (1141-1… https://t.co/bJxrxer2qiWith #PUBG #PUBGBan, I guess it's time to go back to Yoyo, 'Vocal with Local Toys' From @britishmuseum c1760… https://t.co/fvt9LLvW7s
9/3
2020
Fashion in c100 BC! Interesting Hair style or, an elaborate Crown? #Sunga Dynasty terracotta 'Plaque with Female De… https://t.co/pdhG6qmqoL
9/2
2020

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