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River scene, Bihar. 23 November 1788

River scene, Bihar. 23 November 1788

Artist: Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840)

Medium: Wash

Date: 1788

Shelfmark: WD2021

Item number: 2021

Length: 16.1

Width: 30

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Drawing

Wash drawing of a River scene at Bihar by Thomas (1749-1840) and William (1769-1837) Daniell, 23 November 1788. Inscribed on the front in pencil is: 'Bank. Nov 23, 1788.';
Thomas Daniell and his nephew William arrived in Calcutta in 1786 and proceeded to complete studies and drawings of the scenery and architecture of the country for the next nine years. When they returned to Britain they engraved the album of views ‘Oriental Scenery’ for which they are best known.

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