Exact Match
View of Titaghur
Title View of Titaghur
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name NA
Object Type Painting
Main Material
Medium Pen and Ink
Main Artist Sir Charles D'Oyly (1781-1845)
Artist's Nationality British
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Sir Charles D'Oyly, 1781-1845, was an amateur artist of superb talent, served in India between 1803 and 1838. In spite of onerous official duties as a civilian, he utilized his leisure-hours producing artistic drawings on a variety of subjects -- custom, costumes, European life in India. D'Oyly made a great impact on the Indian painters who learnt to adapt their techniques to meet new needs.
Provenance Messrs Francis Edwards Limited in 1938.
Origin Place India
Style British-Indian style
Period / Year of Work 28 July, 1836
Dimensions 26.8x36.3cm
Brief Description Barrackpore in the distance. From a collection of twenty five original Pen & Ink Sketches of Calcutta.