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Woodcut

Woodcut

  • Place of origin:

    Lahore (possibly, made)
    Amritsar (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Coloured woodcut on paper

  • Museum number:

    IM.2:125-1917

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Guru Nanak with Mardana(left) and Bala.

Place of Origin

Lahore (possibly, made)
Amritsar (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1875 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Coloured woodcut on paper

Object history note

This group contains 196 prints, paintings, and pen and pencil drawings from Amritsar, Lahore, Bengal and Bombay. The collection is mainly composed of lithograph pictures sold at the local bazaars and fairs.

Descriptive line

Sikh woodcut; Guru Nanak with Mardana and Bala, Amritsar or Lahore, ca. 1875.

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

McLeod, W.H. 'Popular Sikh Art.' New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1991. fig.8.

Materials

Ink

Techniques

Print

Categories

Prints

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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