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Creator:
William Simpson, 1823–1899, British
Title:

The Dilkoosha, Lucknow in the Distance

Additional Title(s):

The Dilkusha

Date:
1866
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 21 1/4 inches (35.6 x 54 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "2031[...] 14"; in black ink, lower left: "The Dilkoosha Lucknow in the distance."

Signed and dated in black ink, lower left: "Wm. Simpson. 1866"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.259
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | colony | genre subject | landscape | men | palace | roads | tents | trees | walking | women
Associated Places:
Asia | Dilkusha | Dilkusha Kothi | India | Lucknow | Uttar Pradesh
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12224
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