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From Kabul to Kolkata: Highlights of Indian painting in the Fitzwilliam Museum

Mon 29 May - Sun 3 September

Fitzwilliam Museum

The Fitzwilliam’s second exhibition to mark the 70th anniversary of Indian independence, showcases a selection of Indian miniature paintings and drawings, ranging in date from the 16th to 19th century. The exhibition will include works produced under the patronage of the Mughal dynasty and other princely rulers, as well as several acquired by early British patrons and collectors in India. The paintings and drawings represent some of the main themes that engaged patrons and artists in India in the early modern period, including religious epic and myth, history, royal portraiture, hunting, natural history, music and architecture.

This exhibition forms part of the University of Cambridge Museums' India Unboxed programme.

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

Timing

12:00pm-5:00pm on Monday 29 May

12:00pm-5:00pm on Monday 28 August

10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday-Saturday every week from Tuesday 30 May until Sunday 27 August

12:00pm-5:00pm Sunday every week from Tuesday 30 May until Sunday 27 August

10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday-Saturday every week from Tuesday 29 August until Sunday 3 September

12:00pm-5:00pm Sunday every week from Tuesday 29 August until Sunday 3 September

All times

Mon 29 May 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 30 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 31 May 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 1 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 2 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 3 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 4 June 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 6 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 7 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 8 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 9 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 10 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 11 June 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 13 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 14 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 15 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 16 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 17 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 18 June 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 20 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 21 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 22 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 23 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 24 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 25 June 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 27 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 28 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 29 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 30 June 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 1 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 2 July 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 4 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 5 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 6 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 7 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 8 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 9 July 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 11 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 12 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 13 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 14 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 15 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 16 July 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 18 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 19 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 20 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 21 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 22 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 23 July 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 25 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 26 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 27 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 28 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 29 July 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 30 July 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 1 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 2 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 3 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 4 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 5 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 6 August 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 8 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 9 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 10 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 11 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 12 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 13 August 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 15 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 16 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 17 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 18 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 19 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 20 August 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 22 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 23 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 24 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 25 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 26 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 27 August 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Mon 28 August 12:00PM - 5:00PM
Tue 29 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wed 30 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thu 31 August 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Fri 1 September 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sat 2 September 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sun 3 September 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Venue

Address: Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 1RB
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