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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Deccan (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1610 - ca. 1620 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper, gold on borders

  • Museum number:

    IS.92-1965

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, opaque watercolour on paper, gold on borders, a game-cock strutting against a dark green background.

Place of Origin

Deccan (made)

Date

ca. 1610 - ca. 1620 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper, gold on borders

Object history note

Formerly in the collections of Warren Hastings (Govenor-General of India 1774-1785) and Captain E. G. Spencer-Churchill. Sold to the museum (with other paintings in the Spencer-Churchill collection) in 1965.

Descriptive line

Painting, game-cock, opaque watercolour on paper, Deccan, ca. 1610-1620

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

p. 76
Ayers, J. Oriental Art in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1983, ISBN 0-85667-120-7

Materials

Paint; Opaque watercolour; Paper; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Gamecock

Categories

Images Online; Paintings; Animals and Wildlife; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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