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Durga and Ganesh

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)
    Guler (probably, made)

  • Date:

    second half 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted and drawn in ink and watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.322-1972

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting or coloured brush drawing, ink and watercolour on paper, Durga in a chakra attended by her tiger and Ganesh.

Place of Origin

Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)
Guler (probably, made)

Date

second half 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted and drawn in ink and watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 433 mm maximum, Width: 290 mm maximum

Object history note

Purchased by the Museum in London in 1972.

Descriptive line

Painting, Durga in chakra, tiger and Ganesh, ink and watercolour on paper, Pahari, probably Guler, second half 18th century

Materials

Watercolour; Ink; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted; Drawn

Subjects depicted

Tiger; Deities

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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