An Indian Durbar by Valentine Cameron Prinsep

This watercolour depicts the proclamation of the Queen as Empress of India at Delhi on January 1st, 1877.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour & gouache on card
Dimensions:
17 x 26 cm
Acquired in:
1961
Bequeathed by:
Sir Charles Leonard Woolley through The Art Fund

It was part of a collection of 90 works bequeathed to 4 museums in the UK and 2 museums in New Zealand by the late Sir Leonard Woolley through the Art Fund in 1961.

Provenance

Sir Leonard Woolley

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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