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Painting - One of twenty mica paintings depicting Hindu deities and festival processions with decorated cars.
  • One of twenty mica paintings depicting Hindu deities and festival processions with decorated cars.
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One of twenty mica paintings depicting Hindu deities and festival processions with decorated cars.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Trichinopoly (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica (mounted on paper with an 1851 watermark)

  • Museum number:

    4662:15/(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

The Car of Streerungum Runganadasawmy.

Place of Origin

Trichinopoly (made)

Date

ca.1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica (mounted on paper with an 1851 watermark)

Marks and inscriptions

'Talk Drawings. Trichinopoly Exports'
Album lettered:

Inscribed with identifications.

Dimensions

Length: 21 cm size of album, Width: 31 cm size of album, Length: 17 cm size of paintings, Width: 22 cm size of paintings

Object history note

Transferred from the India Museum, 1879.

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, The Car of Streerungum Runganadasawmy, Trichinopoly, ca.1850

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 208 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache; Mica; Paper

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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