The nayika comments on her lover’s new ring


  • Title

    The nayika comments on her lover’s new ring

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Nikka (c. 1745 - 1833)
  • Associated place

    Chamba (place of creation)
  • Date

    1780 - 1785
  • Material and technique

    gouache with gold on paper

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  • Dimensions

    mount 41 x 53.5 cm (height x width)
    page 19.5 x 28.4 cm (height x width)
    painting without borders 14.5 x 23.7 cm (height x width)
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  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of the Neil Kreitman Foundation, in memory of Sir John and Lady Sarah Cohen, 2012.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

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