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Viscount Lake and his son on their arrival at Futtehghur.
Title Viscount Lake and his son on their arrival at Futtehghur.
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name Royal Gallery
Object Type Painting
Main Material
Medium Oil on Canvas
Main Artist Robert Home
Artist's Nationality British
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 1752-1834, portrait painter who travelled to the Indian subcontinent in 1791. Home painted some of his well-known paintings such as Ghulam Ali and Lord Cornwallis Receiving Tipu Sahib's Sons while he was in South India. In November 1792, Home came into contact with artists Thomas Daniell and William Daniell, who inspired him to continue painting landscapes.
Provenance The Corporation of Calcutta, 16-5-1914.
School British School
Period / Year of Work 1804
Dimensions 121"x 98"
Brief Description Viscount Lake (Baron of Delhi and Laswarree 1744-1808) and his son on their arrival at Futtehghur (1804). Lake was the Commander-in-Chief of India from 1801-07.