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Creator:
Company School, nineteenth century
Title:

Widow with the Burning Corpse of her Husband Becoming a Sati, Patna

Date:
between 1820 and 1830
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 7/8 × 22 3/4 inches (40.3 × 57.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B2017.18.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
crowd | elephants (animals) | genre subject | horses (animals) | pyre | religious and mythological subject | widow
Associated Places:
Bihar | India | Patna
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74340
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