Not currently on display at the V&A

One of eight paintings of unidentified Hindu temples in South India

ca. 1860 (made)
Place Of Origin

This painting depicts an unidentified Hindu temple in South India.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gouache on mica
Brief Description
Painting; gouache on mica, An unidentified Hindu temple in South India, Trichinopoly, ca.1860
Physical Description
This painting depicts an unidentified Hindu temple in South India.
  • Length: 17.5cm
  • Width: 23cm
Object history
Transferred from the India Museum, 1879.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 214 p. ISBN 0944142303
Accession Number

About this object record

Explore the Collections contains over a million catalogue records, and over half a million images. It is a working database that includes information compiled over the life of the museum. Some of our records may contain offensive and discriminatory language, or reflect outdated ideas, practice and analysis. We are committed to addressing these issues, and to review and update our records accordingly.

You can write to us to suggest improvements to the record.

Suggest Feedback

record createdJune 25, 2009
Record URL