Indian Portrait on silk satin
This silk satin printed portrait shows ‘The Maharajah of Jhalawar’ with a green turban with red feather in the center. He is wearing yellow with a red sash around his neck. Surrounding him are multiple borders containing flowers, lines, and dots mainly in red, black, and blue.
On the back of the piece there is a label with the following printed, ‘These Pictures will be found most decorative for tea cosies, centres of cushion covers, and similar articles that help to make the home beautiful. To remove the paper on the back of the Satin, separate at the corner, and pull gently’. The silk satin print is paper backed.
Circa: 2nd quarter of 20th Century
Origin: Rajastan, India
Material: silk satin, paper backed
Condition: Very good, silk satin attached to paper
Dimensions: 11" x 12"
Inventory number: TX4709
This silk satin portrait shows ‘The Maharajah of Jhalawar’ with a green turban with red feather in the center. This portrait is on satin with a paper backing.