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Drawing - A Pathan Soldier

A Pathan Soldier

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Trichinopoly (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gouache

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Henry Herbert Harrod

  • Museum number:

    E.3300-1948

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A painting of a Pathan Soldier, one of seventeen drawings depicting castes and occupation.

Place of Origin

Trichinopoly (made)

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gouache

Marks and inscriptions

Pathan Soldier
Inscribed on front with title in ink

Dimensions

Height: 24 in, Width: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

Drawings; gouache, A Pathan Soldier, Trichinopoly, ca. 1850

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

Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period
Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 32 p. ISBN 0944142303

Materials

Gouache

Techniques

Drawn

Categories

Indian Company Paintings; Paintings

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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