The Royal Collection: Risaldar-Major Hukam Singh, Sirdar Bahadur, Bengal Cavalry
This is one of over 40 portraits from South Asia painted at the request of Queen Victoria. Sher Muhammad, aged was the headman of a village near Rawalpindi.
Sheikh Chidda is wearing Indian court costume. Signed and dated: R[udolf] Swoboda /
This is one of over 40 portraits from South Asia painted at the request of Queen Victoria. Sarup Singh was a Hindu aged from Alaschan, Jodhpur.
victorianfanguide: “ A selection of portraits painted in 1888 by the artist Rudolf Swoboda. Despite having been made Empress of India in 1876 Queen Victoria never visited the country but she was.
art-and-things-of-beauty: A Selection of portraits made in India by Rudolf Swoboda
Rudolf Swoboda - Portrait of Sheikh Khudda Bakhsh, Royal Collection Trust.
Tate Britain exhibition of the art associated with the British Empire. At Tate Britain 25 November 2015 – 10 April 2016
Rudolf Swoboda (Austrian, Girl from Damascus
crystalline-aesthetics: “ Rudolf Swoboda An Unidentified Man. oil on panel. The Royal Collection, Osborne House, UK ”
swoboda II, rudolf - A Mussulman