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Seated Ganesha

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    Associated place
    Asia India (place of creation)
    18th century (1701 - 1800)
    William Daniell (1769 - 1837) (artist)
    Material and technique
    pencil on paper
    mount 55.2 x 40 cm (height x width)
    page 33.2 x 32.2 cm max. (height x width)
    drawing 29.1 x 24 cm (height x width)
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    Presented by J. Byam Shaw, 1971.
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  • Ganesha

    Chubby elephant-headed Hindu deity and son of Shiva and Parvati. He is the god of wisdom, bestower of wealth, and remover of obstacles who is invoked at the beginning of any enterprise.


    • First floor | Room 29 | Eastern Art Paintings

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