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Creator:
Lieutenant James Hunter, died 1792, British
Title:

Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace

Former Title(s):

N. Front of the Palace Bangalore (?)

Date:
1792
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink, red ink, gray ink, and blue/green ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 9/16 × 18 13/16 inches (29.3 × 47.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "N. Front of the Palace Bangalore"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "the N. Front | A View of Tippoor Palace at Bangalore Feb. 92."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, upper right: "No. 5"

Watermark: "I Taylor"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1168
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns | courtyard | figures | palace | soldiers | tree
Associated Places:
Bangalore | India
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11802
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