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Painting - One of forty paintings illustrating modes of transport, occupations, entertainers, ascetics and Muharram subjects.
  • One of forty paintings illustrating modes of transport, occupations, entertainers, ascetics and Muharram subjects.
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One of forty paintings illustrating modes of transport, occupations, entertainers, ascetics and Muharram subjects.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Benares (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on mica

  • Museum number:

    IS.20:24-1956

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A sitar-player.

Place of Origin

Benares (painted)

Date

ca. 1870 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on mica

Dimensions

Length: 13 cm, Width: 18 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache on mica, A sitar-player, 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 207 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache; Mica

Subjects depicted

Entertainment; Sitar-player

Categories

Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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