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Painting - One of eleven paintings of occupations

One of eleven paintings of occupations

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Trichinopoly (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica

  • Museum number:

    4672:3/(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts a dancer with three musicians and an onlooker.

Place of Origin

Trichinopoly (made)

Date

ca. 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica

Dimensions

Length: 10.5 cm, Width: 15 cm

Object history note

Transferred from the Indian Museum.

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, A dancer with three musicians and an onlooker, 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

Materials

Gouache; Mica

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Entertainment; Dancer; Onlooker; Occupation

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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