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Creator:
Sir Charles D'Oyly, 1781–1845, British, active in India
Printed by The Behar Amateur Lithographic Press, 1781–1845, British, active in India
Title:

Brahmins at a Toolsee Altar

Part Of:

Collective Title: Costumes of India

Date:
undated
Medium:
Chromolithograph on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 5/8 x 6 5/16 inches (24.5 x 16 cm), Sheet: 6 5/8 x 5 3/16 inches (16.9 x 13.1 cm), and Image: 6 5/16 x 5 3/16 inches (16 x 13.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, in black ink, lower left: "C Doyly delt."; lower center: "BRAHMINS at a TOOLSEE ALTAR."; lower right: "Behar Lith.y"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.1249
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
altar | arches | ascetics | bamboo | bowl | child | clouds | cow | genre subject | grass | Indian | plants | religion | stone | stones | trees | woman
Associated Places:
India
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49972
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