Hasan Reza Khan, Minister to Asaf al-Daula of Oudh - 1784
By Johann Zoffany
Oil on canvas, 127 x 102 cm
Collection: British Library
Realistic as a high resolution colour photo ....great to see...
thats one climate-appropriate and funky t-shirt :)
Raja Tikait Rai was Nawab Asaf-ud-Daulah's Prime Minister. :)
The ever present huqqa
This Pagari or Turban looks very Maharashtrian or Rajputana. I think I agree with Achintya Nath Saxena this could be Raja Rikait Rai.
Yes; He doesn't look the Muslim, more so from the Muslim Royalty!
Tapan...do you like art and are you an artist??