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A bejewelled nayika holds an amorous pose. The portrait is focused on her upper body and side face.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Udaipur School
Nayika
18th century
Gift of Mr. George P. Bickford for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1964/2.115
A woman stands in the center of the composition, with two peacocks shown on either side of her. She holds garlands and a flower in each of her hands. Monkeys and peacocks are seen in the trees, and two men appear near the top of a hill that frames the scene. They are pointing towards a pavilion located at the summit of the hill. Below the woman, lotuses and birds are depicted in the stream of water. The landscape is vibrant and abundant.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School
Ragamala series: Kukubha ragini
1745 – 1755
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1975/2.153

Miniature of a Lady
1820 – 1830
Gift of Ann Edmunds Avery
2001/1.332
A woman in an open field/ forest, holding two garlands (?), one in each hand. Two small animals sit next to her, and she gazes towards one of them, lost in contemplation or thought. A stream flows in the bottom portion of the picture, and there are lotuses floating on the water. It is nighttime. A short verse is painted above the depicted scene.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School
Kamodani Ragini
1795 – 1805
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1981/2.50
Woman with brown hair, from head to waist, lace collar, grey background.
American (American (North American))
Portrait of a Lady
19th century
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis
1895.41
Side profile of a woman, brown hair, green dress, hair curled in the back.
Alexander Ransom (American (North American))
Portrait of a Lady
1842 – 1865
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis
1895.29

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Terracotta Figurine of a Princely Male or a Yaksha (fragment)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel
1981/2.153

Miniature of Lady Hamilton
1867 – 1899
Gift of Ann Edmunds Avery
2001/1.331

William McGregor Paxton (American (North American))
Portrait of Mrs. Converse
1905
Gift of Peter N. Heydon
2000/2.19
The woman in this print wears a pale red robe with a blue edge on the bottom.   Her sash is black with green, blue, and yellow crests.  She holds a wooden sword in both hands up to her right shoulder.<br />
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Inscriptions: Artist’s signature: Hokuei ga; Publisher’s seal: Honsei; Tsubone Iwafuji, Nakamura Utaemon<br />
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This is the right panel of a diptych (with 2013/1.590.1).
Hokuei (Japanese (culture or style))
Nakamura Utaemon [III] as Iwafuji no Tsubone, fencing with the servant Ohatsu (right half of diptych; pair w/ 2003/1.590.1)
1831 – 1835
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
2003/1.590.2
This miniature painting is placed on a red background with text written above it. In the center, a woman is adorning herself while looking at a mirror that is held by a female attendant. They are seated inside a marble pavilion, with projecting porches topped by cupolas and a small rooftop chamber. Another female attendent plays a string instrument to the side in the foreground.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Bilaval Ragini
1795 – 1805
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1980/2.244

Marcellin Desboutin (French (culture or style))
La Sortie de Bébé: published by Veuve A. Cadart in 'L'Eau-forte en 1879'
1878
Museum Purchase
1973/1.795
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