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Indian Gouache on paper of a Serving Girl


Category: Artwork

A gouache on paper of an Indian Girl serving a drink.

The painting is probably Company School and made for Europeans living and travelling in India as a souvenir to show remind themselves of the very different culture and life in India.

The detail to the painting is very good with silver and gilt highlights to the goblet, girl's dress and the decorative corners. In a later frame. 19th Century.

Framed size is given.

  • Dimensions:
    H 22.5cm x W 17cm x D 2cm
    H 8¾" x W 6½" x D .65"

  • Period: 19th Century
  • Medium: Gouache on Mica
  • Country: India
  • Style: Company School
  • Exhibition: Illuminating India
  • Reference Number: 82417