• Travel, Science and Natural Hi auction at Christies

    Sale 5489

    Travel, Science and Natural History

    22 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    William Daniell, R.A. (1769-1837)

    Hindu women and Brahmans at a ghat on the Ganges

    Price Realised  

    William Daniell, R.A. (1769-1837)
    Hindu women and Brahmans at a ghat on the Ganges
    oil on canvas
    19¼ x 25¾in. (49 x 65.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    Dr. Maurice Shellim, and by descent to current owner.


    Literature

    Walkers Quarterly 1932, nos. 35-36, dedicated to Thomas Daniell, R.A. and William Daniell, R.A. Hindoostanee Females at a Gaut, near Manickpoor on the Ganges, East Indies Martin Hardie, R.I., R.E., and Muriel Clayton, M.A.


    Exhibited

    London, Royal Academy, 1832, no. 97