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Watercolour of a burmese landscape

Watercolour of a burmese landscape

  • Place of origin:

    Burma (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Captain Braxton Sinclair, RE., FRIBA, W. (painter)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Paper and watercolour.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs. Mary Simpson

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Shows a Burmese landscape with part of a terraced temple on the left, with a road running past it and a pond on the other side, and hills in the distance. In greens and greys and the monk's robes lying out to dry on the platform on which the buildings stand picked out in brilliant saffron.

Place of Origin

Burma (painted)


ca. 1920 (painted)


Captain Braxton Sinclair, RE., FRIBA, W. (painter)

Materials and Techniques

Paper and watercolour.


Height: 12.5 cm, Width: 26.0 cm

Descriptive line

Painting with a pagoda in a Burmese landscape in greens and greys. Watercolour on paper. Artist Captain W. Braxton Sinclair, RE., FRIBA, ca. 1920


Paper; Water colour




South & South East Asia Collection

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