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  • Place of origin:

    Garhwal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ram, Mangat (maker)
    Ram, Mola, born 1743 - died 1833 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed using wood-block, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    IS.186-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wood-block print, on paper, the goddess Durga seated on a throne supported by lions. She holds a sword, lotus, conch and mace. Design for a copper plaque of the type sold to pilgrims visiting Badrinath at the source of the Ganges.

Place of Origin

Garhwal (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Ram, Mangat (maker)
Ram, Mola, born 1743 - died 1833 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Printed using wood-block, on paper

Dimensions

Height: 148 mm maximum, Width: 120 mm maximum

Descriptive line

Wood-block print, Durga on throne supported by lions, design for copper plaque, by Mangat Ram or Mola Ram of Srinagar, printed on paper, Garhwal, ca. 1760

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Paintings; Prints; Religion; Hinduism; Designs; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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