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Shiva and Parvati

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Bundi (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted with 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.401-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing in ink and watercolour on paper depicting Shiva and Parvati on a composite elephant; man's head on the verso.

Place of Origin

Bundi (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted with brush in ink and watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 232 mm approx., Width: 240 mm

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, Shiva and Parvati on composite elephant, ink on paper, Bundi, late 18th century

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Man; Animals; Elephant

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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