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Painting - Marriage Procession

Marriage Procession

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Tanjore (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on paper

  • Museum number:

    AL.8803

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Marriage procession: the bridegroom on horseback followed by a palanquin and camel and preceded by an elephant, musicians and dancing-girls.

Place of Origin

Tanjore (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Prosation of Married.'
Inscribed on back of painting

Dimensions

Length: 43 cm, Width: 59 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache, marriage procession, Tanjore, ca. 1800

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, 54 p. ISBN 0944142303

Archer, Mildred. 'Company Paintings: Indian Paintings of the British Period' V&A, 1992, p. 54

Materials

Gouache; Paper

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

People; Procession; Horses; Marriage

Categories

Paintings; Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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