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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Rajasthan (made)
    Jaipur (possibly, made)
    Bharatpur (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn with a brush in ink on paper. The ink is made up of lamp-black with water and a gum binder, usually gum arabic (hardened tree sap)

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    IS.442-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing, in ink on paper, sketches of scenes near a bathing ghat.

Place of Origin

Rajasthan (made)
Jaipur (possibly, made)
Bharatpur (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn with a brush in ink on paper. The ink is made up of lamp-black with water and a gum binder, usually gum arabic (hardened tree sap)

Dimensions

Height: 318 mm approx., estimate, Width: 237 mm approx., estimate

Object history note

From the Gayer-Anderson collection.

Descriptive line

Drawing, scenes near bathing ghat, on paper, drawn, painted, Rajasthan, possibly Jaipur or Bharatpur, ca. 1850

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Ghat; Bathing; Figures

Categories

Drawings; Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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