The Owl
Title The Owl
Accession Number R2609-99
Title2 Spotted Owlet
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Painting
Medium Watercolour
Main Artist John Fleming (1747-1829)
Artist's Nationality Scottish
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 1747-1829
Provenance Maharaja Bahadur Sir P C Tagore
Period / Year of Work Last half of the 18th century
Dimensions 47.6x30cm
Brief Description From John Fleming's album on Natural History, Volume-1 From a folio containing a collection of original watercolour drawings of the mammals, birds and reptiles of India chiefly of Bengal painted under supervision of Robert Home, Court painter of the King of Oudh. John Fleming employed Robert Home, Davis and Buchanan along with some Indian artist.