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Durga, Hanuman and Shiva

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Plain (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IM.2:218-1917

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing, in watercolour on paper, depicting Durga riding her lion, preceded by Hanuman bearing a flag, and followed by Shiva.

Place of Origin

Punjab Plain (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in watercolour on paper

Object history note

Part of an album, containing 196 prints, paintings and pen and pencil drawings together with 37 loose pages of paintings, calligraphic drawings and outline pen drawings. The album was collected by late J. Lockwood Kipling between the years 1865 and 1893. In 1875 he became Principal of the Mayo School of Art, Lahore and held this post until his retirement in 1893. The album was presented to the Museum by his son, Rudyard Kipling in 1917.

Descriptive line

Painting, Durga on lion, preceded by Hanuman, followed by Shiva, in watercolour on paper, Punjab Plain, late 19th century

Materials

Paper; Water-colour; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Lion; Deities; Flag

Categories

Paintings; Drawings; Religion; Hinduism; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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