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Painting - One of four drawings of Mughal architecture.
  • One of four drawings of Mughal architecture.
    Khan, Mazhar Ali
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One of four drawings of Mughal architecture.

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Khan, Mazhar Ali (maker)
    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.484-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Mausoleum of Safdar Jang, Delhi.

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

ca. 1840 (painted)

Artist/maker

Khan, Mazhar Ali (maker)
Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1834'
Watermark:

Dimensions

Length: 12 cm, Width: 17 cm

Object history note

IS.477 to 489-1950 were purchased for £5 in 1950.

Descriptive line

Paintings, watercolour, Mausoleum of Safdar Jang, Delhi, ca.1840

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 149 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Mausoleums

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; Architectural fittings; Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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