A lady consults a devotee about her fortune in the top half of the painting while different beasts of burdens are being paraded in the bottom half. Gouache paintings by an Indian artist.

Credit: Wellcome Collection

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Images are painted, cut and pasted on the mount. Also has some images on the attitudes and occupation of the zanana on the reverse.

Physical description

1 painting : gouache painting with, pen and ink ; image 27.5 x 23.3 cm

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Lettering

A devotee being consulted by a lady regarding her fortune ; royal beasts of burden being paraded

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  • [India],

Dates

  • [between 1800 and 1899?]

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A lady consults a devotee about her fortune in the top half of the painting while different beasts of burdens are being paraded in the bottom half. Gouache paintings by an Indian artist..{' '} Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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