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A bejewelled and turbanned man sits on a pile of timber, discussing a purchase of wood from his timber yard with another man similarly bejewelled.

Date

ca. 1870

Collective Title

Three drawings of Indian craftsmen

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From the Collection

Description

A menial worker pulls out the required pieces from the timber and doorframes stacked up around them.

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Descriptive medium

Painted in opaque water-colour and gold on paper

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Image Credit

©Victoria & Albert Museum, London

From the Watercolour World

Location

Amritsar, Punjab, India

Country