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Creator Gangaram Chintaman Tambat, active 1790s, Anglo-Indian
Title A Rhinoceros in the Peshwa's Menagerie at Poona
Alternate Title(s) A Rhinoceros in the Pashwa's Menagerie at Poona, Nov. 1790 (commissioned by Sir Charles Warre Malet)
Date 1790
Medium Pen and black ink, brown ink, gray wash, gouache, and graphite on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 7/8 × 14 5/8 inches (22.5 × 37.1 cm)
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Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in pen with brown ink, upper left, upper center, and upper right, Watermark, Signed in pen with brown ink, upper left: "by Gungaram Chintaman Tambat"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B2006.14.33
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3663627
Subject Terms animal art
Publications

Holly Shaffer, Adapting the eye, An archive of the British in India, 1770-1830, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2011, p. 20, 36, no. 141, V2359 (YCBA)

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