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Creator:
Gangaram Chintaman Tambat, active 1790s, Anglo-Indian
Title:

The Temple at Ekvera

Additional Title(s):

An Ellora Cave Temple

Date:
ca. 1793
Medium:
Gray wash, watercolor, pen and black ink, and black chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 1/4 × 33 1/4 inches (64.1 × 84.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "Ekvera"; in pen and brown ink, center left: "Side Piece"; center right: "Side Piece"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22324
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17651
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Douglas Fordham, Aquatint Worlds : Travel, Print, and Empire 1770-1820, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven and London, p. 106, fig. 84, NE2230 .F674 2019 (LC) Oversize

Holly Shaffer, Adapting the eye, An archive of the British in India, 1770-1830 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2011, p.17, 28, no. 68, V2359 (YCBA)


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