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Creator:
William Daniell, 1769–1837, British
Title:

Indian Girl Seated by a River

Additional Title(s):

Native Girls Filling Water Jugs in a River

Date:
1829
Medium:
Brown and black ink with watercolor and gouache on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Contemporary drawn border: 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches (12.1 x 16.5 cm) and Sheet: 4 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches (11.1 x 15.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, center: "On the banks of the Ganges | W. Daniell. RA | 1829"; on back of mount, lower center: "1 | 350"; on back of mount, lower right: "D26/27"

Signed and dated in brown ink, lower right: "WD | 1829"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.225
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | girl | Indian | jugs | natives | palm trees | river | riverbanks | steps | walls | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9087
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