River Eel

Indian
Colonial period
about 1803
Calcutta School


Object Place: Probably Calcutta, Bengal, Eastern India

Dimensions

50.2 x 67.0 cm (19 3/4 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.40

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and metallic pigments on European paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

Page from an album painted for the Marquis Wellesley (1760-1842) or George Annesley, 10th Viscount Valentia (1769-1844) in India, circa 1804. Album was bound, probably in England, for Lord Valentia's library. Previously in possession of Niall Hobhouse, Walpole Gallery, London.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund