Raja Ravi Varma
Kilimanoor (Kerala) 1848 – 1906 Attingal (Kerala)
Portrait of a Maharaja, possibly of Sayajiro Gaekwad III, Maharaja of Baroda
Oil on canvas : 88,6 X 52,5 cm
Frame : 98,5 X 62,8 cm
Our portrait reminds us of the times of the British Raj (1858 – 1947).
It is attributed to Raja Ravi Varma, the first Indian artist that successfully applied Western techniques in portraits and scenes from Indian mythology.
It is possibly a portrait of Maharaja Sayajiro Gaekwad III, Maharaja of Baroda in present-day Gujarat,who was one of our painter’s major clients.
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