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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Varanasi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted on mica

  • Museum number:

    IS.13F-1961

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting on mica, costume and scene which can be superimposed on IS.13 and A-1961, a horse and rider, the rider wearing pink trousers, yellow striped belt, a transparent white jacket embroidered with a regular design, and a red turban.

Place of Origin

Varanasi (made)

Date

ca. 1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted on mica

Historical context note

Intended for use as a leisure item or entertainment device; the group IS.13 and A to Q-1961 can be combined to create 32 different scenes.

Descriptive line

Painting, horse and rider, costume to superimpose on IS.13 and A-1961, paint on mica, Varanasi, ca. 1790

Materials

Paint; Mica

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Subject; Equestrian; Horse

Categories

Paintings; Clothing; Animals and Wildlife; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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