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

View of Parbati, a Hill near Poona Occupied by Temples Frequented by the Peshwa

Additional Title(s):

View of Parbati, the Hill near Poona occupied by the Temples at which the Peshwa frequently Worships

Date:
1795
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 16 3/4 inches (27.9 × 42.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Extensive inscription in Sanskrit in pen and brown ink, lower left; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "View of Parbati the Hill near Poona occupied by the Temple of [...] the Peshwa | [...]"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Gangaram | 1795"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.22364
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17715
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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, Front cover, p. 12, 27, no. 61, V2359 (YCBA)


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