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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Jodhpur (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Cary Welch Esq., 1955.

  • Museum number:

    IS.92-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, depicting Krishna and a gopi (milkmaid), standing together by a river, the gopi has a pot upon her head. The gopi wears a red and gold sari, and Krishna a yellow dhoti.

Place of Origin

Jodhpur (made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 201 mm maximum, Width: 119 mm maximum, Height: 213 mm paper onto which object mounted, Width: 133 mm paper onto which object mounted

Descriptive line

Painting, Krishna and gopi, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Jodhpur, mid 19th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Milkmaid

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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