Painting; Gouache, A South Indian Vaishnava Brahmin and his wife, Tanjore, ca. 1790
One of sixteen paintings of castes and occupations. The backgrounds are all plain with no clouds. The set appears to include drawings by two hands; one group with plain blue backgrounds, the other dull yellow; this one of a South Indian Vaishnava Brahmin and his wife, the man in white, the woman in a red and blue patterned sari; against a blue background.
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