21 June 2023
Songs of India, signed and dated 1940, also further signed, titled and dated on the stretcher.
Tempera on canvas, 79.5 by 46 cm.
Provenance: A gift from the artist to Ruhaina Mohamedi Hydari, a daughter-in-law of the Dewan of Hyderabad Sir Akbar Hydari.
Private collection, UK.
Exhibited: Exhibition of the Paintings of Professors N. Roerich and S. Roerich, Art Department of the University of Punjab, Lahore, 16–28 December 1940.
Literature: Exhibition catalogue, Exhibition of the Paintings of Professors N. Roerich and S. Roerich, Lahore, Art Department of the University of Punjab, 1940, p. 12, No. 37, listed.
Listing in the 1940 catalogue.
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