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Radha

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Garhwal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.275-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

An opaque watercolour on paper depicting Radha seated on a carpet on a terrace, being consoled by a companion, illustration to a Nayaka Nayika series.

Place of Origin

Garhwal (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 206 mm, Width: 123 mm, Height: 173 mm image inside innermost painted borders, Width: 160 mm image inside innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Painting, Radha consoled, opaque watercolour on paper, Garhwal, ca. 1780-1790

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p. 152, cat. no. 21
Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Women; Deity

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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