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A man

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Murshidabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 - ca. 1764 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache

  • Museum number:

    D.1195-1903

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

The same man as D 1182-1903, seated on a terrace outside a hut, smoking a nargila, a lota on the ground. in the background a river, boats and a hill.

Place of Origin

Murshidabad (made)

Date

ca. 1760 - ca. 1764 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache

Marks and inscriptions

W.F. 1764
Inscribed on the back

Dimensions

Height: 236 mm maximum, Width: 162 mm maximum, Height: 205 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum, Width: 132 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum

Descriptive line

Painting, gouache, A man, Murshidabad, ca. 1760 - ca. 1764

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, 75 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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