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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 - ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.353-1908

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a lady being entertained by a daira-player and a singer. Another lady lies on a bed, seemingly in a posture of distress, watched by an attendant.

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

ca. 1780 - ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 231 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 156 mm image within innermost painted borders, Height: 257 mm, Width: 180 mm

Descriptive line

Painting, lady, musician and singer, opaque watercolour on paper, Delhi, ca. 1790-1800

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Singer; Musician; Woman

Categories

Paintings; Music; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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