Marquess of Hastings Collection of Drawings by Various artists

23 albums of drawings by Indian, British and Chinese artists, mainly by Sita Ram (fl.


Details

Medium:
Watercolour, pen, ink, pencil, gilt
Dimensions:
From 10 x 25 cm to 45 x 70 cm
Art Fund grant:
£25,000 ( Total: £400,000; Tax remission)
Acquired in:
1995
Vendor:
Christie's

1810-20) and Sir Charles D'Oyly (1781-1845). Most of the drawings depict scenes of India.

Provenance

Marquess of Hastings. The second Marquess of Bute by descent.

Venue details

British Library 96 Euston Road, LONDON London NW1 2DB 020 7412 7332 www.bl.uk

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