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Creator:
Robert Mabon, died 1798, British
Title:

Moote Ram the Dwarf Dancing before Sepoys

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/4 × 2 3/8 inches (8.3 × 6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "Moote Ram a native | of [...]"; pen and brown ink, upper left: "No. 4"; inscribed on mount in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Moote Ram the dwarf | dancing before Sepoys"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22260
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dancing | dwarf | soldiers
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17127
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Holly Shaffer, Adapting the eye, An archive of the British in India, 1770-1830 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2011, p. 32, no. 98, V2359 (YCBA)


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