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Painting - One of twelve paintings of occupations, mainly entertainers.
  • One of twelve paintings of occupations, mainly entertainers.
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One of twelve paintings of occupations, mainly entertainers.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Benares (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica

  • Museum number:

    4656:3/(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A servant boiling a kettle of water.

Place of Origin

Benares (made)

Date

ca.1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica

Dimensions

Length: 11 cm, Width: 8 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, A servant boiling a kettle of water, Benares, 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 205 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache; Mica

Subjects depicted

Kettle; Servant; Boiling (water)

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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