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A bird standing in a mountainous landscape: PD.170-1948

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

A bird standing in a mountainous landscape
Great Indian Bustard

Maker(s)

Miniaturist: Unknown

Categories

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1946 by P.C. Manuk and Miss G.M. Coles, through the National Art Collections Fund.

Measurements and weight

Height: 77 mm
Width: 39 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1948) by Manuk, P. C. and Coles, G. M., Miss

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1700

Note

The bird has been identified as the Great Indian Bustard (Choriotis nigriceps) N.T., Jan. 1970 (see note in file).

School or Style

Mogul School

Materials used in production

Bodycolour
Ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Bodycolour with pen and ink on paper, laid down

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.170-1948
Primary reference Number: 33194
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 16 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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