Thomas Daniell

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Thomas Daniell
1749-1840
Banyan Tree and Shiva Shrine, Gaya, Bahar
May 1796
Watercolor over graphite on paper.
17 5/16 x 23 11/16 inches (440 x 601 mm)
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1974.73
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Inscribed in pen and black ink below lower margin of the drawing, "The ACHE BHUR a sacred Tree of the HINDOOS at GYA, BAHAR".
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Bromley-Davenport family; P. and O. Steam Navigation Company.
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Watermark: none.
Study for the aquatint in William and Thomas Daniell, "Oriental Scenery", London, 1795-1808, part I, no. 15.

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