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Sudama

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Tehri Garhwal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 - ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of Lady Rothenstein and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    IS.153-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Sudama seated with his wife in their hovel.

Place of Origin

Tehri Garhwal (made)

Date

ca. 1860 - ca. 1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 210 mm, Width: 263 mm, Height: 191 mm image inside innermost painted border, Width: 251 mm image inside innermost painted border

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, Sudama seated with his wife, Krishna Sudama series, opaque watercolour on paper, Tehri Garhwal, ca. 1860-1870

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

p. 123, cat. no. 40 ii
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

Couple; House

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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