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Painting - One of ten paintings of occupations and one of buildings.
  • One of ten paintings of occupations and one of buildings.
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One of ten paintings of occupations and one of buildings.

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Trichinopoly (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts a juggler performing to music.

Place of Origin

Trichinopoly (made)


ca. 1870 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica


Length: 10.5 cm, Width: 15 cm

Object history note

Transferred from the India Museum, 1879.

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, A juggler performing to music, Trichinopoly, ca.1870

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 214 p. ISBN 0944142303


Gouache; Mica



Subjects depicted

Entertainment; Music; Juggler; Occupation


Indian Company Paintings


South & South East Asia Collection

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