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Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Jaipur (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IM.80-1912

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper. A woman in a yellow robe is shown seated before a Shiva lingam, lustrating it (pouring water on it) from a small brass pot. The lingam is surmounted with a tripod holding a terracotta water-pot. A figure of Nandi is facing the lingam.

Place of Origin

Jaipur (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Dimensions

Height: 324 mm, Width: 221 mm

Descriptive line

Painting, woman at a lingam, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Jaipur, 19th century

Materials

Paint; Opaque watercolour; Paper; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Worship; Shrine; Tripod; Vessel; Woman; Worshipper

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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