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Rama and Sita

  • Object:

    Scroll painting

  • Place of origin:

    West Bengal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1830 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in gouache on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    IS.107:7-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Scroll painting, gouache on paper, scenes from the Ramayana. Rama and Sita with human and demon worshippers.

Place of Origin

West Bengal (made)

Date

ca. 1830 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in gouache on paper

Descriptive line

Scroll painting, scene from the Ramayana, Rama and Sita with human and demon worshippers, by an artist of the Patua caste, gouache on paper, West Bengal, ca. 1830

Materials

Gouache; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Demons; Deities

Categories

Paintings; Hinduism; Religion; Myths & Legends; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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