Masterpieces at the Jaipur Court

The incredible Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum at the City Palace in Jaipur is closely connected to the city’s history, and its rich collection gives a peek into Jaipur’s royal legacy.

Catch this special episode of Treasures, where we take you through the masterpieces from the museum’s collection. In this film, Dr Mrinalini Venkateswaran and Dr Giles Tillotson, editors of Masterpieces at the Jaipur Court, published by Niyogi Books, pick out some of the most fascinating objects and share their stories. From paintings and portraits to textiles, these objects not only capture the legacy of the rulers of Jaipur but also tell us how art, literature, trade and other cultural influences shaped Jaipur and the collection at the royal court.