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Painting - One of Seventeen paintings of domestic servants and tradesmen
  • One of Seventeen paintings of domestic servants and tradesmen
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One of Seventeen paintings of domestic servants and tradesmen

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Benares (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica

  • Museum number:

    08089:5/(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A cook fanning charcoal under a kettle.

Place of Origin

Benares (made)

Date

ca.1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica

Dimensions

Length: 14 cm, Width: 11 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, A cook fanning charcoal under a kettle, Benares, ca.1850

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 204 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache; Mica

Subjects depicted

Cook; Fanning; Kettle; Charcoal

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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