Not currently on display at the V&A

One of eleven paintings of occupations.

ca.1870 (made)
Place Of Origin

A dog-boy (doriya).

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gouache on mica
Brief Description
Painting; gouache on mica, A dog-boy (doriya), Benares, ca.1870
Physical Description
A dog-boy (doriya).
  • Length: 12.5cm
  • Width: 16.5cm
Subject depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 206 p. ISBN 0944142303
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record createdJune 25, 2009
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