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Hanuman striking a demon

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Rajasthan (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    D.414-1889

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Hanuman is shown raising his mace to hit a horned demon who is lying on the ground before him. A stylised landscape is suggested behind them.

Place of Origin

Rajasthan (made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Descriptive line

Painting of Hanuman striking a demon, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Rajasthan, mid 19th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Demon; Mace; Deity

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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