Eight Gurkhas by Ghulam Ali Khan family

Painting of eight Gurkhas - each figure is numbered and their names and villages are listed.

Details

Medium:
Gouache on paper
Dimensions:
25 x 40 cm
Art Fund grant:
£17,500 ( Total: £50,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Sam Fogg

Provenance

Commissioned by William Fraser, sent to the Fraser House, near Inverness and discovered there (1970s?) by Malcolm Fraser; S 7/7/1980 (lot 12) bought by John Goelet; present owner.

Venue details

Gurkha Museum Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Road, Winchester Hampshire SO23 8TS 01962 842832 thegurkhamuseum.co.uk/

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £2)