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Watercolour - View from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan
  • View from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan
    Davis, Samuel, born 1760 - died 1819
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View from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Bhutan (The artist was reputedly the first Western artist to paint in the Himalayas and spent many years travelling in the region. , made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1783-1806 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Davis, Samuel, born 1760 - died 1819 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    P.13-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 127

Physical description

Watercolour view from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan. Signed by the artist and inscribed with title.

Place of Origin

Bhutan (The artist was reputedly the first Western artist to paint in the Himalayas and spent many years travelling in the region. , made)

Date

ca. 1783-1806 (made)

Artist/maker

Davis, Samuel, born 1760 - died 1819 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

View from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan
Inscribed on the back

Dimensions

Height: 37.6 cm, Width: 50 cm

Descriptive line

Watercolour drawing depicting a 'View from Murichon looking northward up the channel of the Teenchoo on the road to Tacissudon, Bhutan' by Samuel Davis. British School, ca. 1783-1806.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938, London: Board of Education, 1939.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Topographical; Mountains

Categories

Landscapes; Paintings; Topographical watercolours

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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