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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Deccan (made)

  • Date:

    early 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque water-colour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.87-1960

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque water-colour and gold on paper, a princess riding in a howdah on the back of a white elephant attended by two maidservants.

Place of Origin

Deccan (made)

Date

early 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque water-colour and gold on paper

Descriptive line

Painting, princess in howdah on elephant, opaque watercolour on paper, Deccan, early 18th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Gold; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Princess; Servants; Elephant

Categories

Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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