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Etching - Two Boys at the Mountain

Two Boys at the Mountain

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1988 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Shah, Jamal, born 1956 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed in ink on paper, soft-ground etching

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Jamal Shah was born in 1956 in Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan. Jamal obtained a Master's in English Literature from Balochistan University in 1978. He later obtained a Masters in Fine Arts from the Slade School of Art, London. This work was made by the artist in London whilst studying at the Slade School.

Physical description

Soft-ground etching, ink on paper, two nude boys stand on a mountain.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1988 (made)


Shah, Jamal, born 1956 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Printed in ink on paper, soft-ground etching

Marks and inscriptions

'Jamal Shah 88'
Signed and dated in pencil on lower right.


Height: 105 cm, Width: 75 cm

Object history note

The artist made this print along with several others in the collection while he was studying at the Slade School of Art. Gift from the artist. Rp 88/1624.

Descriptive line

Etching, 'Two Boys at the Mountain' by Jamal Shah, printed, ink on paper, London, 1988


Ink; Paper


Etched; Printed

Subjects depicted



Prints; Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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