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Painting - Bust portrait of Alfred Lowell Putnam

Bust portrait of Alfred Lowell Putnam

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Credit Line:

    Presented byFrederick Mabron Walton, Esq. by the wish of the late Edward James Hardcastle, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    IM.214-1920

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting deipcts a Bust portrait on ivory of Alfred Lowell Putnam, the nephew of the American poet James Russell Lowell. The ivory is in a purple velvet box.

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

ca. 1860 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Length: 5.5 cm, Width: 5 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; watercolour on ivory of Alfred Lowell Putnam, Delhi, ca.1860

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 221 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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