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Title

Three women

circa 1942


Artist

Jamini Roy

India

11 Apr 1888 - 1972


Details


Other Title

(Three seated women)


Place where the work was made

Kolkata (Calcutta) West Bengal India


Date

circa 1942


Media category

Painting


Materials used

gouache on board or handmade paper


Dimensions

44.4 x 27.6 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed, l.r.corner in Bengali, orange gouache [untranslated]. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1994


Accession number

21.1994


Artist information

Jamini Roy

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Apr 2001–11 Jun 2001


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Victoria Lynn, Art and Asia Pacific, 'Some thoughts on Modern painting in India and Australia', pg. 92- 101., Sydney, 1995, 92 (collour illus.).

Haema Sivanesan, Indian painting, 'Indian Painting', verso of poster., Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 6.4