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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Varanasi (made)

  • Date:

    second quarter 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in gouache on mica

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss G. Farrar, 1972.

  • Museum number:

    IS.78H-1972

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, gouache on mica, scullion or kitchen servant ('massaulchee' or 'mash'al-chi') washing dishes by pouring water from two bowls.

Place of Origin

Varanasi (made)

Date

second quarter 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in gouache on mica

Descriptive line

Painting, kitchen servant, gouache on mica, Varanasi, second quarter of the 19th century

Materials

Paint; Gouache; Mica

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Bowls; Servant; Dishes

Categories

Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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