NAUTCH AT COL.SKINNER'S HOUSE
June 30, 1838
Bahadur Shah II 1837–1857
Fig, 61: NAUTCH AT COL. SKINNER'S HOUSE, by a Delhi artist, dated 1838.
For Skinner, see fig. 78.
Gouache, 13.5x 21 cm. British Library, London, Add.Or.2598
particularly struck by the nautch girl Malaguire or Malliyagir and had portraits painted of her
in u hich almost for the first time in Indian painting the subject looks boldly out at the viewer,
ucll as of other famous dancing girls of Delhi (Archer and Falk, figs 15, 124-28).
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Thank You for Suggestion and replaced image with proper one.
This is not the same may be one of his great grand children ???
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