Moghul l the Three Kings   ©  Oil on fine paper  97 cm high x 63 cm wide  The Pavilion is of Moghul design and the elongated horses, Persian.  The carpet seems oddly placed and painted freely to disturb the classic composition.  This open landscape has the curiously still atmosphere of a silent room, which has been hard to recapture in other paintings.

Moghul l the Three Kings   ©

Oil on fine paper

97 cm high x 63 cm wide

The Pavilion is of Moghul design and the elongated horses, Persian.

The carpet seems oddly placed and painted freely to disturb the classic composition.

This open landscape has the curiously still atmosphere of a silent room, which has been hard to recapture in other paintings.

 Moghul lV Sultan Stripes   ©  Oil on fine paper  93 cm high x 64 cm wide  As in 'The Three Kings' there is an odd perspective,  with long vertical lines and angled enclosures.  The carpet is placed in an open room so we don't know if we are in or out,  and to disorientate further,  the horse is on the carpet.   

Moghul lV Sultan Stripes   ©

Oil on fine paper

93 cm high x 64 cm wide

As in 'The Three Kings' there is an odd perspective,  with long vertical lines and angled enclosures.

The carpet is placed in an open room so we don't know if we are in or out,  and to disorientate further,  the horse is on the carpet.

 

 Moghul ll The Turquoise Blanket   ©  Oil on fine paper  96 cm high x 61.5 cm wide  A freer horse against a flat, frieze of richly blanketed horses in the foreground, with stark, striped awnings and a brocade backdrop - the composition is a patchwork of textiles.

Moghul ll The Turquoise Blanket   ©

Oil on fine paper

96 cm high x 61.5 cm wide

A freer horse against a flat, frieze of richly blanketed horses in the foreground, with stark, striped awnings and a brocade backdrop - the composition is a patchwork of textiles.

 Moghul lll The Haloed Horse   ©  Oil on fine paper  87 cm high x 62 cm wide  The disjointed horse-on-a-carpet theme is explored further with some wit. The fans act as halos for a hallowed champion and the figures are partly obscured, giving the horse the advantage of more than four legs.

Moghul lll The Haloed Horse   ©

Oil on fine paper

87 cm high x 62 cm wide

The disjointed horse-on-a-carpet theme is explored further with some wit. The fans act as halos for a hallowed champion and the figures are partly obscured, giving the horse the advantage of more than four legs.

 Moghul l the Three Kings   ©  Oil on fine paper  97 cm high x 63 cm wide  The Pavilion is of Moghul design and the elongated horses, Persian.  The carpet seems oddly placed and painted freely to disturb the classic composition.  This open landscape has the curiously still atmosphere of a silent room, which has been hard to recapture in other paintings.
 Moghul lV Sultan Stripes   ©  Oil on fine paper  93 cm high x 64 cm wide  As in 'The Three Kings' there is an odd perspective,  with long vertical lines and angled enclosures.  The carpet is placed in an open room so we don't know if we are in or out,  and to disorientate further,  the horse is on the carpet.   
 Moghul ll The Turquoise Blanket   ©  Oil on fine paper  96 cm high x 61.5 cm wide  A freer horse against a flat, frieze of richly blanketed horses in the foreground, with stark, striped awnings and a brocade backdrop - the composition is a patchwork of textiles.
 Moghul lll The Haloed Horse   ©  Oil on fine paper  87 cm high x 62 cm wide  The disjointed horse-on-a-carpet theme is explored further with some wit. The fans act as halos for a hallowed champion and the figures are partly obscured, giving the horse the advantage of more than four legs.

Moghul l the Three Kings   ©

Oil on fine paper

97 cm high x 63 cm wide

The Pavilion is of Moghul design and the elongated horses, Persian.

The carpet seems oddly placed and painted freely to disturb the classic composition.

This open landscape has the curiously still atmosphere of a silent room, which has been hard to recapture in other paintings.

Moghul lV Sultan Stripes   ©

Oil on fine paper

93 cm high x 64 cm wide

As in 'The Three Kings' there is an odd perspective,  with long vertical lines and angled enclosures.

The carpet is placed in an open room so we don't know if we are in or out,  and to disorientate further,  the horse is on the carpet.

 

Moghul ll The Turquoise Blanket   ©

Oil on fine paper

96 cm high x 61.5 cm wide

A freer horse against a flat, frieze of richly blanketed horses in the foreground, with stark, striped awnings and a brocade backdrop - the composition is a patchwork of textiles.

Moghul lll The Haloed Horse   ©

Oil on fine paper

87 cm high x 62 cm wide

The disjointed horse-on-a-carpet theme is explored further with some wit. The fans act as halos for a hallowed champion and the figures are partly obscured, giving the horse the advantage of more than four legs.

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