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Watercolour - A Wayside Temple, China
  • A Wayside Temple, China
    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852
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A Wayside Temple, China

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    P.40-1928

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 10

Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'A Wayside Temple, China' but also listed as being a depiction of a tomb or part of a temple, probably in Bengal, India.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

ca. early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 in, Width: 6.625 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'A Wayside Temple, China' by George Chinnery. Also listed in the PDP catalogue as 'a tomb or part of a temple, probably in Bengal, India'. British School, ca. early 19th century.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1928. London: HMSO, 1929

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Temples; Tomb

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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