23 albums of drawings by Indian, British and Chinese artists, mainly by Sita Ram (fl.
Marquess of Hastings Collection of Drawings by Various artists, 17811845
© British Library
- Watercolour, pen, ink, pencil, gilt
- From 10 x 25 cm to 45 x 70 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £25,000 ( Total: £400,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
1810-20) and Sir Charles D'Oyly (1781-1845). Most of the drawings depict scenes of India.
Marquess of Hastings. The second Marquess of Bute by descent.
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