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  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Tehri Garhwal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 - ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of Lady Rothenstein and Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, Sudama sits with his wife; illustration from a Krishna Sudama series.

Place of Origin

Tehri Garhwal (made)


ca. 1860 - ca. 1870 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper


Length: 195 mm, Width: 253 mm, Length: 208 mm with border, Width: 266 mm with border, Height: 211 mm, Width: 267 mm, Height: 193 mm image inside innermost painted border maximum, Width: 252 mm image inside innermost painted border maximum

Object history note

Previously in the Rothenstein Collection.

Descriptive line

Painting, Sudama's departure, opaque watercolour on paper, Sudama Krishna series, Tehri Garhwal, ca. 1860-1870

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

p. 123, cat. no. 40 i
Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022


Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper




Paintings; Hinduism; Religion; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project; Architecture


South & South East Asia Collection

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