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 Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966 www.bmag.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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