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Shivaji Maharaj
Title Shivaji Maharaj
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Painting
Main Material
Medium Oleograph
Main Artist Raja Ravi Varma
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 29 April 1848 - 2 October 1906
Provenance Sri Roop Narayan Shastri of Jaipur
Origin Place Kilimanoor, Trivandrum, Kerala
School Indian Art
Dimensions 71.1x51cm
Brief Description Oleograph of Sivaji Maharaj, an oil painting by Raja Ravi Varma, the great Indian painter from the former princely state of Travancore in Kerala. The painting portrays Shivaji Maharaj on horse back followed by his courtiers going into battle. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the noted historical figure, was the Maratha king who established the Maratha Empire in India. Produced in Ravi Vijaya Press, Ghatkopar, Mumbai.