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Ram Das the cobbler

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Hills (possibly, made)
    Kangra (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn using brush, in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    IS.210-1955

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brush drawing, in ink on paper, a cobbler, Ram Das, and his wife at work, listening to an old teacher reading scriptures.

Place of Origin

Punjab Hills (possibly, made)
Kangra (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Drawn using brush, in ink on paper

Dimensions

Height: 182 mm maximum, Width: 127 mm maximum, Height: 161 mm image within innermost painted borders, Width: 105 mm image within innermost painted borders

Descriptive line

Drawing, Ram Das the cobbler and his wife at work, ink on paper, Kangra, ca. 1800

Materials

Ink; Paper

Techniques

Painted; Drawing

Subjects depicted

Reading; Cobbler; Teacher; Book

Categories

Drawings; Paintings; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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