[View of the 1st room of the Kalany Temple]
[drawn on the spot by J. Hippolyte Silvert for Lord Stanley].
P. Hippolyte Silvert.
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[ca. 1850 - ca. 1890]
Written in ink on verso beneath image: 'View of the 1st Room of Kalany Temple. Drawn on the spot by P. Hippolyte Silvert for Lord Stanley'.
Written in ink on recto: 'A drawing (never been published) of A Temple of Booddoo or Bhudda'.
Depicts a vibrantly coloured room, with tiered murals painted onto walls and ceiling decoration; there are two long tables shown on the right-handside. In the middle of the room, a man wearing bright yellow robes stands beside one of the tables; he is shown extending his arm to indicate the painting on the wall of a large budda.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pencil, ink, watercolour ; 44.7 x 32.4 cm.
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|PD 4170 TX 1||
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