<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Thomas Daniell, 1749–1840, British, active in India
Title:

Indian Temple, Said to Be the Mosque of Abo-ul-Nabi, Muttra

Former Title(s):

A View of an Indian Temple said to be the Mosque of Abo-ul-Nabi, Muttra [1985, Cormack, YCBA Concise Catalogue]

Date:
1827
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 42 1/2 x 56 1/4 inches (108 x 142.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower right: "T. DANIELL | 1827"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.3.28
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
cityscape | cupolas | genre subject | huts | Indian | minarets | mosque | people | steps | temple | temples | tower (building division)
Associated Places:
Asia | Bharat | India | Muttra
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:186
Export:
XML

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 82-83, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Morna O'Neill, Company Culture:, British Artists and the East India Company 1770-1830: October 16, 2003-January 11, 2004 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2003, no. 35, V 1199 (YCBA)

Elio Schenini, On the Paths of Enlightenment: The Myth of India in Western Culture, 1808-2017, Skira editore, Milano, Italy, p. 85, cat. 30, N7305 .O58 2017 (LC) (YCBA)

Stuart Cary Welch, The British view of India, selected English paintings from the Paul Mellon collection , American Federation of Arts, New York, 1978, N8214.5 I5 B75 1978 (YCBA)


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.