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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Hyderabad (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper, with gold on borders

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of Lady Rothenstein and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    IS.210-1951

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, with gold on borders, depicting a lady with a red bird sitting on her hand.

Place of Origin

Hyderabad (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper, with gold on borders

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, lady with a red bird, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Hyderabad, ca. 1750

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

Archer: Catalogue of the Sir William Rothenstein Collection, Art and letters, XXV, 10-11.

p. 101, cat. no. 85
Swallow, D., Stronge, S., Crill, R., Koezuka, T., editor and translator, "The Art of the Indian Courts. Miniature Painting and Decorative Arts", Victoria & Albert Museum and NHK Kinki Media Plan, 1993.

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Bird; Woman

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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