A Performing Horse from the Alwar State
Source: The Durbar, facing p. 128
“To help the colour scheme the legs and tail of this horse have been stained.”
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This is one of Menpes’s dark, moody pictures that contrast dramatically with all his depictions of gold and bright colors in the Indian sun.
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