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Lithograph - The Sunyasees

The Sunyasees

  • Object:

    Lithograph

  • Place of origin:

    70 St Martin's Lane (made)

  • Date:

    01/02/1842 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tayler, W. (maker)
    Bouvier, Jules, born 1800 - died 1867 (lithographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ink on paper

  • Museum number:

    IPN.2501

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Two Sannyasis (Hindu religious mendicants) in a landscape with distant hills, a river, and palm trees. The men have long hair and are dressed in animal skins. The one on the left is standing holding a lota in his right hand; the other is sitting smoking a chillum. An up-turned umbrella, pots, and a ladle are lying on the ground in front of them

Place of Origin

70 St Martin's Lane (made)

Date

01/02/1842 (made)

Artist/maker

Tayler, W. (maker)
Bouvier, Jules, born 1800 - died 1867 (lithographer)

Materials and Techniques

Ink on paper

Marks and inscriptions

INDIANS PLATE, 5 | DRAWN BY W. TAYLER, ESQR, BENGAL CIVIL SERVICE | LITHO BY J. BOUVIER. | THE SUNYASEES | Published Feby 1st 1842 for the Proprietor by T. McLean, 26 Haymarket, London. | PRINTED AT THE GENL ESTABLISHT 70 ST MARTINS LA.
Publisher's identification; front

Dimensions

Width: 21.5 cm image, Height: 26.75 cm image

Descriptive line

Lithograph of 'The Sunyasees' by W. Tayler

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Umbrella; Sannyasi

Categories

Prints; Hinduism

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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