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Painting - Muslim festival scene

Muslim festival scene

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Tanjore (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache on paper

  • Museum number:

    AL.8808

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Muslim festival scene: sacred objects being carried under a domed canopy. A drummer riding on a camel and a pennant carried on an elephant.

Place of Origin

Tanjore (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache on paper

Dimensions

Length: 43 cm, Width: 59 cm

Descriptive line

Painting; gouache, Muslim festival scene: sacred objects being carried under a domed canopy, 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, 55 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache; Paper

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Festival

Categories

Paintings; Islam; Indian Company Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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