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Thomas Daniell, 1749–1840, British, active in India
Formerly William Hodges, 1744–1797, British

Pinnace sailing down the Ganges past Monghyr Fort

Former Title(s):

Ganges Landscape

ca. 1791
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 30 x 49 1/2 inches (76.2 x 125.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boat | brig | camels (mammals) | dock | flag | harbor | hills | island | monument | Orientalism | pinnace | river | riverbank | sailboat | sailors | seascape | shore (landform) | travel | view | water
Associated Places:
Bharat | Bihar | India | Munger
Not on view

Mildred Archer, India and British Portraiture, 1770-1825, Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, 1979, pp. 60-1, 491, fig. 18, ND 1327 I44 A72 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 13 (v.1), no. 43, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 58 (v.1), no. 44, pl. 109, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Isabel Combs Stuebe, Life and works of William Hodges, , Garland Publishing, Inc., New York, 1979, p. 359, NJ18 H646 S75 1979 (YCBA)

Denys Sutton, Some English Landscapes in Mr. Mellon's Collection, Apollo, vol. 77,ns.# 14, April 1963, pp. 279-80, fig. 3, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another copy also Available in Vertical File - V1168

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 30 (v.1), no. 106, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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