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Sohini

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Kota (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted using brush, in ink and watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Colonel T. G. Gayer-Anderson, CMG, DSO, and his twin brother Major R. G. Gayer-Anderson, Pasha

  • Museum number:

    IS.292-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing, in ink on paper, with some watercolour, depicting an illustration of Sohini crossing the river on her earthenware pot, with water birds.

Place of Origin

Kota (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted using brush, in ink and watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 120 mm approx., Width: 240 mm approx.

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, ink and watercolour on paper, Sohini crossing river, Kota, ca. 1780

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

Cat. no. 18. p. 55.
Archer, W.G. Indian Painting in Bundi and Kotah

Materials

Ink; Water-colour; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted; Drawn

Subjects depicted

Ceramic; River; Birds; Woman

Categories

Drawings; Paintings; Animals and Wildlife; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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