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

A High Caste Woman Standing by a Wall

Additional Title(s):

Indian Girl Standing by a Parapet

Date:
ca. 1829
Medium:
Watercolor with black ink and gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Contemporary drawn border: 5 7/8 x 4 1/4 inches (14.9 x 10.8 cm) and Sheet: 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (14 x 9.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, center right: "4 | 7"; on back of mount, lower right: "D 26/26"

Collector's stamp of Sir William Richard Drake (Lugt 736), in black ink, lower right

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.226
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
columns | genre | genre subject | Indian | jewelry | natives | nobility | palm trees | sari | steps | temple | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9089
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