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Brooch - One of six brooches with views of monuments in embossed gilt frames.
  • One of six brooches with views of monuments in embossed gilt frames.
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One of six brooches with views of monuments in embossed gilt frames.

  • Object:

    Brooch

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (possibly , made)
    Madras (possibly , made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on ivory

  • Museum number:

    08751(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This painting depicts The Rock; Trichinopoly.

Place of Origin

Delhi (possibly , made)
Madras (possibly , made)

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on ivory

Dimensions

Length: 3 cm

Object history note

Recieved by the India Museum, 1855.
Transferred from the India Museum, 1879.

Descriptive line

Painting; Watercolour on ivory, Delhi or Madras, ca.1850

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

Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 223 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Watercolour; Ivory

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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