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view 2013gk3639 jpg s unknown Archer, W.G., Kalighat Paintings, London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1971, p45 SSEA 1834-12-31 1825-01-01 ca. 1830 (made) Painting, Shiva and Parvati on Nandi, opaque watercolour on paper, Kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1830 Height: 427 mm, Width: 278 mm South Asia, room 41 634 SHIVA AND PARVATI RIDING ON NANDI Watercolour on paper, with tin details Kalighat,... 2014-08-29T19:21:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:15.000Z 22.54994 South Asia, room 41, case V1 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour, tin alloy Pencil line drawing painted over in watercolour on mill made paper IS.204-1950 is2041950 O120221 Painting 1 Painting, opaque watercolour on paper, Shiva and his consort Parvati sit on the bull Nandi. Shiva... Kolkata 2013GK3639 The dating follows W.G Archer's 1971 catalogue of the V&A's collection of Kalighat paintings. ... 3 VA shiva-and-parvati-on-nandi-painting-unknown 2014-07-03T00:00:00.000Z Painted Shiva and Parvati on Nandi 1834 1825 view
view 2013gk3627 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1854-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 (made) Painting, Durga and Ganesha, watercolour and tin alloy on paper, Kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1850 Height: 454 mm, Width: 260 mm 913 2014-08-29T19:22:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:44.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, watercolour, paint, tin alloy Painted in water colour on paper, with tin alloy details D.660-1889 d6601889 O120219 Painting Painting, in water colour on paper, with tin alloy details, depicting Durga and Ganesha. Kolkata 2013GK3627 3 durga-and-ganesha-painting-unknown 2014-07-03T00:00:00.000Z Painted Durga and Ganesha 1854 1845 view
view 2013gk3660 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1834-12-31 1825-01-01 ca. 1830 (made) Painting, Ganesha, opaque watercolour on paper, Kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1830 Height: 421 mm, Width: 280 mm 928 2014-08-29T19:22:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:48.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour, Pencil line drawing painted over in watercolour on mill made paper IS.208-1950 is2081950 O120220 Painting Painting, Ganesh, son of Shiva and Parvati, is shown sitting on a low stool, with his vehicle,... Kolkata 2013GK3660 The dating follows W.G Archer's 1971 catalogue of the V&A's collection of Kalighat paintings.... 3 ganesha-painting-unknown 2014-07-03T00:00:00.000Z Painted Ganesha 1834 1825 view
view 2013gl3743 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1874-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 - ca. 1870 (made) Painting, a canopied shrine with a holy water pot, ink on paper, Bengali script, Kalighat,... 15599 2014-08-29T20:19:24.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:24.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, ink Painted in ink on paper D.415-1889 d4151889 O81803 Painting Painting, ink on paper, a canopied shrine with a holy water pot, made up of Bengali script. Kolkata 2013GL3743 3 painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1874 1845 view
view 2013gl3757 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1874-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 - ca. 1870 (made) Painting, ten incarnations of Vishnu, opaque watercolour on paper, Kolkata, ca. 1850-1870 15600 2014-08-29T20:19:24.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:24.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on paper D.416-1889 d4161889 O81804 Painting Painting, opaque watercolour on paper, the ten incarnations of Vishnu are arranged in three rows... Kolkata 2013GL3757 3 ten-avataras-of-vishnu-painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted Ten avataras of Vishnu 1874 1845 view
view 2013gl3729 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1874-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 - ca. 1870 (made) Painting, Vishnu as Baman with foot on Bali's head, opaque watercolour on paper, Kalighat,... 15601 2014-08-29T20:19:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:25.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on paper D.417-1889 d4171889 O81805 Painting Painting in opaque watercolour on paper, Vishnu as Baman, the dwarf avatar places his third foot... Kolkata 2013GL3729 3 baman-and-bali-painting-unknown 2014-07-03T00:00:00.000Z Painted Baman and Bali 1874 1845 view
view 2013gl3736 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1870-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850-1870 (made) Painting, Krishna stealing the<i> gopis</i>' milk, opaque watercolour on paper, Kalighat,... 15602 2014-08-29T20:19:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:25.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on paper D.418-1889 d4181889 O81806 Painting Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, the infant Krishna, shown with blue skin, is stealing a... Kolkata 2013GL3736 3 krishna-painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted Krishna 1870 1845 view
view 2013gl3754 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1870-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850-1870 (made) Painting, Vishnu reclining on the serpent Ananta, opaque watercolour on paper, Kalighat, Kolkata,... 15603 2014-08-29T20:19:26.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:26.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on paper D.419-1889 d4191889 O81807 Painting Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, the god Vishnu is shown recling on the coils of the... Kolkata 2013GL3754 3 vishnu-and-ananta-painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted Vishnu and Ananta 1870 1845 view
view 2013gk1376 jpg s Roy, Jamini Arts of Bengal, text by Robert Skelton, John Lowry, Andrew Topsfield, Veronica Murphy and Susan... SSEA 1939-12-31 1930-01-01 ca. 1935 (made) Painting, seated Brahmin, by Jamini Roy, painting, opaque watercolour on cardboard, Kolkata, ca.... Height: 41.4 cm, Width: 26.2 cm, Height: 55.6 cm Paper upon which card is mounted, Width: 40.6 cm Paper upon which card is mounted Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... Purchased from Mr J. C. Irwin in 1979. RF: 79/1370 15661 2014-08-29T20:19:42.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:42.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Signature on right hand side. cardboard, paint, opaque watercolour Painted in opaque watercolour on cardboard IS.55-1979 is551979 O81872 Painting Painting, in opaque watercolour on cardboard, a portrait of a Brahmin sitting cross-legged on a... Kolkata 2013GK1376 The painting depicts the portrait of a Brahmin sitting cross-legged on a red mat against a... 3 painting-roy-jamini 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1939 1930 view
view 2013gk3291 jpg s Tagore, Rabindranath Dr Ratan Parimoo, The paintings of the three great Tagores: Abanindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath... SSEA Given by B. Baer Esq., 1961. 1944-12-31 1925-01-01 ca. 1930 - ca. 1940 (made) Lithograph, reproduction of drawing, self portrait, by Rabindranath Tagore, inks on paper,... Height: 48.6 cm Conservation paper upon which card is printed, Width: 29.6 cm Conservation paper upon which card is printed Poet's Pictures: The Drawings of Rabindranath Tagore (The Commonwealth Institute 05/05/1961-28/05/1961) Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a Bengali polymath, being a poet, visual artist, playwright,... RF No: 61/1768. Given by B. Baer. The reproduction made by Ganymed Press, was commissioned by the... 15662 2014-08-29T20:19:42.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:42.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 [artist's signature and date, equivalent to 1936 A. D.] paper, ink Reproduced, printed in ink on paper IS.94-1961 is941961 O81873 Lithograph Reproduction of crayon and pencil drawing, printed in inks on paper, the full-face, self-portrait... Kolkata 2013GK3291 Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a Bengali polymath, being a poet, playwright, novelist,... 3 self-portrait-lithograph-tagore-rabindranath 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z printed Self portrait 1944 1925 view
view 2013gk3298 jpg s Tagore, Rabindranath The paintings of the three great Tagores: Abanindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore and... SSEA Given by B. Baer Esq., 1961. 1944-12-31 1925-01-01 ca. 1930 - ca. 1940 (made) Lithograph, reproduction of drawing, veiled woman, by Rabindranath Tagore, ink on paper, Kolkata,... Width: 29 cm paper on which image is printed, Height: 41.1 cm paper on which image is printed Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a Bengali polymath, being a poet, visual artist, playwright,... Given by B. Baer. The reproduction made by Ganymed Press, was commissioned by the Government of... 15663 2014-08-29T20:19:43.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:43.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Dated: Calcutta, 1940 paper, ink Reproduction, printed in ink on paper IS.105-1961 is1051961 O81874 Lithograph Reproduction of an ink drawing, printed in ink on paper, the drawing depicts the full-face... Kolkata 2013GK3298 Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a Bengali polymath, being a poet, playwright, novelist,... 3 lithograph-tagore-rabindranath 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z printed 1944 1925 view
view 2013gk1345 jpg s Tagore, Gaganendranath Arts of Bengal, by R. Skelton and M.Francis eds., London: Whitechapel Art Gallery,1979, no.132,... SSEA 1921-12-31 1912-01-01 ca. 1917 (made) Lithograph, Confusion of ideas, by Gaganendranath Tagore, lithograph on paper, Kolkata, ca. 1917 Height: 43 cm, Width: 27.5 cm Arts of Bengal (Whitechapel Art Gallery 30/12/1979-30/09/2011) Gaganendranath Tagore (1867-1938) was a satirical cartoonist and painter. Born in Calcutta,... 15669 2014-08-29T20:19:45.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:45.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 paper Lithograph on paper IS.41-1979 is411979 O81882 Lithograph This lithograph on paper (which was also included in the bound volume of caricatures 'The Realm... Kolkata 2013GK1345 This lithograph (which was also included in the bound volume of caricatures 'The Realm of the... 3 confusion-of-ideas-lithograph-tagore-gaganendranath 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z printed Confusion of Ideas 1921 1912 view
view 2014hc2445 jpg s Majumdar, Kshitindranath Arts of Bengal, Skelton, Robert and Mark Francis eds., London, Whitechapel Art Gallery 1979,... SSEA 1924-12-31 1905-01-01 ca. 1910 - ca. 1920 (made) Painting, Sakuntala watched by King Dashyanta, by Kshitendranath Majumdar, watercolour on paper,... Height: 35 cm, Width: 22 cm Arts of Bengal (Whitechapel Art Gallery 30/12/1979-30/09/2011) Kshitindranath Majumdar (1891-1975) was an influential figure of the Bengal School of Art. He was... RF: 64/3288. Given by Mrs Adeline Gourlay. 15670 2014-08-29T20:19:46.000Z 2014-08-29T20:19:46.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Signature in Bengali on bottom right hand corner paper, water-colour Painted in watercolour on paper IS.57-1965 is571965 O81883 Painting Painting, in watercolour on paper, Sakuntala is shown watering plants in the garden of her... Kolkata 2014HC2445 Neo-Bengal School The artist has depicted a Hindu mythological scene told in the Mahabarata and dramatized by... 3 sakuntala-and-king-dushyanta-painting-majumdar-kshitindranath 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted Sakuntala and King Dushyanta 1924 1905 view
view 2013gk1321 jpg s Tagore, Gaganendranath O. C. Gangoly, The Humorous Art of Gogonendranath Tagore, Birla Academy of Art and Culture,... SSEA 1917-12-31 1917-01-01 1917 (made) Album cover, 'The Offending Shadow' from the album 'The Realm of the Absurd', by Gaganendranath... Height: 44 cm, Width: 30 cm Gaganendranath Tagore (1867-1938) was a satirical cartoonist and painter. Born in Calcutta,... R.F. 1987/36 & 1985/1321. Acquired from Mr Indar Pasricha and Dr Partha Mitter. In this series... 16302 2014-08-29T20:22:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:22:48.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 'REALM OF THE ABSURD/GOGONENDRO NATH TAGORE.' 'VICHITRA PRESS/DWARKANATH TAGORE'S... paper, ink Lithography, printed in ink on paper IS.5:1-1987 is511987 O82456 Album cover Lithograph, in ink on paper. This is the front cover of the album with the title in the Bengali... Kolkata 2013GK1321 This is from a collection of 16 lithographs bound in one volume. The lithographs are a series of... 3 the-offending-shadow-the-realm-album-cover-tagore-gaganendranath 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z printed The Offending Shadow; The Realm of the Absurd 1917 1917 view
view 2013gk5754 jpg s Unknown Archer, W.G (1973) Kalighat Painting, HMSO, London. Jain, J (1999) 'Kalighat Paintings: Images... SSEA 1894-12-31 1885-01-01 ca. 1890 (made) Painting, a man, Sudeva, conversing with a woman, Malati, watercolour and tin alloy on cardboard,... Historical significance: Calcutta was recognised as the Capital of British India from 1833-1912.... 16332 2014-08-29T20:22:59.000Z 2014-08-29T20:22:59.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 [subjects' names] cardboard, watercolour, paint, tin alloy Painted in watercolour and tin alloy on cardboard IS.85-1959 is851959 O82492 Painting Painting, in watercolour and tin alloy on cardboard, Sudeva, a Bengali man, is conversing with a... Kolkata 2013GK5754 3 sudeva-and-malati-painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted Sudeva and Malati 1894 1885 view
view 2013gk5567 jpg s Unknown Archer, W.G (1973) Kalighat Painting, HMSO, London. Jain, J (1999) 'Kalighat Paintings: Images... SSEA 1894-12-31 1885-01-01 ca. 1890 (made) Painting, Bengali husband and wife, watercolour on cardboard, Kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1890 Historical significance: Calcutta was recognised as the Capital of British India from 1833-1912.... 16334 2014-08-29T20:23:00.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:00.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 cardboard, watercolour, paint, tin alloy Painted in watercolour on cardboard IS.84-1959 is841959 O82493 Painting Painting, in watercolour on cardboard, a 19th century Bengali husband and wife. The husband has a... Kolkata 2013GK5567 3 painting-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1894 1885 view
view 2013gk1414 jpg s Jamini, Roy Partha Mitter, The Triumph of Modernism India's artists and the avant-garde 1922-1947, London,... SSEA 1946-12-31 1937-01-01 ca. 1942 (made) Drawing, child riding a bullock, by Jamini Roy, ink on paper, Kolkata, ca. 1942 Height: 11.3 cm, Width: 18.5 cm, Height: 21 cm Conservation paper upon which card is mounted, Width: 28 cm Conservation paper upon which card is mounted, Height: 25.4 cm Conservation paper upon which paper is mounted, Width: 30.5 cm Conservation paper upon which paper is mounted Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... R.F. 79/1370 Purchased from Mr J. C. Irwin in 1979 who acquired the sketch directly from the artist. 16368 2014-08-29T20:23:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:10.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Signature on right hand side. paper, ink Drawn in ink on paper IS.63-1979 is631979 O82530 Drawing Drawing in ink on paper, the artist has depicted a theme related to the everyday life of rural... Kolkata 2013GK1414 Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... 3 drawing-jamini-roy 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z drawn, Painted 1946 1937 view
view 2013gk1416 jpg s Jamini, Roy Partha Mitter, The Triumph of Modernism India' artists and the avant-garde 1922-1947, London,... SSEA 1946-12-31 1937-01-01 ca. 1942 (made) Drawing, figure on horse, by Jamini Roy, pen on paper, Kolkata, ca. 1942 Height: 8.9 cm, Width: 12.7 cm, Height: 24 cm Conservation paper upon which card is mounted, Width: 21.3 cm Conservation paper upon which card is mounted Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... Purchased from Mr J. C. Irwin in 1979 who acquired the sketch directly from the artist's studio.... 16369 2014-08-29T20:23:11.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:11.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Signature on right hand side. On the back there is a stamp which displays the artist's property... paper, ink Drawn in ink on paper IS.64-1979 is641979 O82543 Drawing This simple line drawing in blue ink shows a figure with outstretched arms riding a horse.The... Kolkata 2013GK1416 Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... 3 drawing-jamini-roy 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z drawn, Painted 1946 1937 view
view Roy, Jamini Partha Mitter, The Triumph of Modernism India' artists and the avant-garde 1922-1947, London,... SSEA Given by Mr. John C. Irwin, 1978. 1945-12-31 1940-01-01 early 1940s (made) Painting, goddess, by Jamini Roy, lamp black and wash on cardboard, Kolkata, early 1940s Height: 39.5 cm, Width: 23.3 cm, Height: 41.1 cm Paper upon which card is mounted, Width: 25.2 cm Paper upon which card is mounted The scroll was originally collected by W.G. Archer. The Museum received the scroll as a gift from... 16370 2014-08-29T20:23:11.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:11.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 cardboard, wash, ink, lamp black Painted and drawn in lamp-black and wash on cardboard IS.23-1978 is231978 O82544 Painting Painting, lamp-black and ink on cardboard, the image depicts the figure of a highly stylised... Kolkata Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... 2 painting-roy-jamini 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z drawn, Painted 1945 1940 view
view 2013gk1405 jpg s Roy, Jamini Skelton, Robert and Mark Francis eds., Arts of Bengal, text by Robert Skelton, John Lowry, Andrew... SSEA 1948-12-31 1935-01-01 ca. 1940 - ca. 1944 (made) Painting, five Vaishnavite devotees, by Jamini Roy or a member of his workshop, watercolour on... Height: 32.9 cm, Width: 41.3 cm Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... Given by Mr. J.C. Irwin in 1979. RF: 79/1371 16375 2014-08-29T20:23:14.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:14.000Z 22.54994 In Storage 88.371582 Signature in Hindi on right hand side. cardboard, watercolour, paint Painted in watercolour on cardboard IS.47-1979 is471979 O82545 Painting The painting, in watercolour on cardboard, depicts the head and shoulders study of five devotees... Kolkata 2013GK1405 Jamini Roy (1887-1972) was one of the most important artists of the modern period in India,... 3 painting-roy-jamini 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1948 1935 view