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Watercolour - Ruined tomb with Hindu ablutions
  • Ruined tomb with Hindu ablutions
    Chinnery, George, born 1774 - died 1852
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Ruined tomb with Hindu ablutions

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    India (painted)

  • Date:

    1802- ca.1825 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by James Orange

  • Museum number:

    P.52-1928

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'Ruined tomb with Hindu ablutions' depicting five people at the edge of a lake, at sunset.

Place of Origin

India (painted)

Date

1802- ca.1825 (painted)

Artist/maker

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

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 4.9375 in, Width: 7.25 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'Ruined tomb with Hindu ablutions' by George Chinnery. British School, India, ca. 1802-1825.

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

Ablutions; Hindu; Sunset; Hindu temples; Lake; Tombs

Categories

Paintings; Hinduism

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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