Posted on: 20 September 2013

Teppakulam, a Sacred Tank near Madura, Madras
by Francis Swain Ward

Date painted: 17721773
Oil on canvas, 81 x 130 cm

A large walled tank, in the centre of which is an island with a temple. The town of Madura with temples and palaces is seen in the distance.

Collection: British Library


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It should be Madurai, Madras Presidency. The places are a good 400 miles apart :)

Yes

Quite correct,it should be Madurai!

Is the tank till there?

Is the tank still there? Pls. Post in detail.

Which tank are you talking about..?

It is VANDIYUR MARIAMMAN THEPPAKULAM,MADURAI,TAMIL NADU