Portrait of Mithibai Bapuji

95.11

Portrait of Mithibai Bapuji

95.11

Description

This portrait of Mrs. Mithibai Bapuji Vatchagandhy was painted by Raja Ravi Verma in 1896 in Mumbai. He was born at Kilimanoor palace in the erstwhile princely state of Travancore, Kerala. Raja Ravi Verma trained to paint in the academic European art techniques of the day and was one of India’s celebrated artists.

Gift of Mr. Jamshed Bhabha and Mr. Dinshah K. Malegamwala

Collection

Indian Paintings

Object Type

Oil Painting Painting

Material

Oil on Canvas

Culture/Period

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Technique

Oil Painting

Date

1896 CE

Location

Mumbai, Maharashtra

Dimension

65.5(H) x 48.0(W) cm