A view of the residence of Richard Goodlad at Barrypore near Calcutta
Title A view of the residence of Richard Goodlad at Barrypore near Calcutta
Accession Number R2185
Museum Name Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata
Gallery Name -
Object Type Painting
Medium Oil on Canvas
Main Artist Balthazar Solvyns (1760-1824)
Artist's Nationality Flemish
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data was a Flemish marine painter and journeyman artist, who lived in Calcutta durimng 1791-1803. Along with Thomas Daniell, he is considered one of the early pioneers in the field of print-making in India. His collection of etchings provide a portrait of Calcutta's 18th-century history, and the people of Bengal, including their occupations, customs, social more and religious festivals, and daily life.
Provenance Mrs George Lyell, 1932
Period / Year of Work 1793 AD
Dimensions 70.3x93.3cm
Detailed Description Near Calcutta.