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  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Kashmir (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Punch, born 18 - died 18 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of Lady Rothenstein and Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, Durga on her lion encountering a green demon in a chariot drawn by two white horses; by the artist Punch.

Place of Origin

Kashmir (made)


ca. 1750 (made)


Punch, born 18 - died 18 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper


Height: 190 mm page, Width: 240 mm page, Height: 178 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 230 mm image within innermost painted borders

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, Durga on lion confronting demon, by the artist Punch, opaque watercolour on paper, Kashmir, ca. 1750


Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper



Subjects depicted

Demon; Deity; Horses; Chariot; Lion


Paintings; Hinduism; Animals and Wildlife; Religion; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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