Watercolours of birds 8 of 9

Watercolours of birds 8 of 9

COMPANY SCHOOL, AFTER NICOLAS ROBERT (1614-1685) (founded c.1800)

One of a rare set of nine ornithological portraits, watercolour heightened with body colour and traces of gum Arabic, each on a crested card bearing the coat of arms Man Singh II, Maharajah of Jaipur (1922-49).

Company School, Calcutta, after Nicolas Robert (1614 - 1685).

Provenance - Man Singh II, Maharajah of Jaipur (1922-49).

India