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Krishna and Balarama

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kolkata (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in watercolour and tin alloy on paper

  • Museum number:

    IM.121-1914

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Kalighat painting in watercolour and tin alloy on paper, depicting Krishna and Balarama standing under a tree.

Place of Origin

Kolkata (made)

Date

ca. 1890 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in watercolour and tin alloy on paper

Dimensions

Height: 449 mm maximum, Width: 273 mm maximum, Height: 470 mm card mount onto which object attached, Width: 290 mm card mount onto which object attached

Descriptive line

Painting, Krishna and Balarama, watercolour and tin alloy on paper, Kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1890

Materials

Watercolour; Tin alloy; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Tree

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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