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Drawing - Ten drawings of the Taj Mahal.

Ten drawings of the Taj Mahal.

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (possibly, made)
    Agra (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca.1820 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    D.1542-1886

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

The screen around the cenotaphs inside the Taj Mahal.

Place of Origin

Delhi (possibly, made)
Agra (possibly, made)

Date

ca.1820 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed on back and front with identifications in English and Urdu.

'One of the rooms inside the Taj'
Inscribed on front and back:

Dimensions

Length: 11 cm, Width: 18 cm

Descriptive line

Drawings, ink watercolour, Delhi or Agra, ca.1820

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

Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 142 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour

Subjects depicted

Screen; Cenotaphs

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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