All SAM members are invited to preview of Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India. View nearly five centuries of magnificent art celebrating the rich artistic traditions of the kingdom of Marwar-Jodhpur. Among the 250 unique objects included are exquisite paintings, intricate furnishings, fine jewelry, and decorated arms and armor. Many are on display outside their palace setting for the very first time.
Karni Singh Jasol, Director of the Mehrangarh Museum Trust
Pamela McClusky, Local Curator of Peacock in the Desert
Seating for the exhibition overviews are on a first-come, first-served basis.
5–8 pm in Brotman Forum
Toast to the opening of Peacock in the Desert and get your night started with music and a cash bar with beer, wine, a specialty cocktail, and bites for purchase from TASTE.
Special exhibitions tickets are FREE for members. Guests of members are welcome and will be asked to pay full admission price unless using a Patron-level guest pass or discount pass. Tickets are not required for the overviews or happy hour.
Image: Maharaja Takhat Singh on a Hunt with Royal Women, ca. 1853, Ali, Jodhpur, opaque watercolor and gold on paper, 40 1/8 x 28 3/4 in., Mehrangarh Museum Trust, photo: Neil Greentree.