Shapoor N. BHEDWAR, The Flower Girl Enlarge 1 /1


India born 1858 – after 1918

The Flower Girl 1890
Collection Title: The feast of roses series
Place made: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Creation Notes: photograph printed in India (Bombay) upon the artists return from England
Materials & Technique: photographs, gelatin silver photograph Support: buff card support

Primary Insc: titled on mount lower right in hand scripted black ink, "No. 1 The Feast of Roses - The Flower Girl"
Secondary Insc: photographer's stamp printed on mount lower left in faded ink, "Bhedwar" stamp printed on mount lower centre in faded ink, "STUDIO SWISS LODGE / CUMBALLA HILL, / BOMBAY" blind stamped on mount lower centre two exhibition medals, "CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL / LIVERPOOL 1891 / ND[illeg]"
Dimensions: image 36.4 h x 27.0 w cm support 60.8 h x 48.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.1109
  • Purchased 2009