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[Courtesans playing sitar] [art original]

Title
[Courtesans playing sitar] [art original]
Format
Image
Published
[18--]
Description
2 art originals : paint, gold and silver foil on glass ; 44 x 59 cm.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger.
Size when framed: 49 x 64 cm.
Place of origin: [Southern India]
Summary
Set of 2 paintings, each depicting a semi-nude courtesan reclining on a low couch and playing a sitar. A single white column and short drapes appears behind each figure. Pale blue background; red and gold metallic foil drapes and couch. Wood frame, painted gold.
Kinsey subjects
Painting--Southern India.
Art--Southern India--19th century.
Musicians--Female.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
238Q A002a-b
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art