A Pagoda At Struppermador
Artist: Hunter, James (d. 1792)
Medium: Aquatint, coloured
Plate twenty two in 'Picturesque Scenery in the Kingdom of Mysore' by James Hunter. This aquatint is based on a picture by Hunter showing a temple at Sriperumbudur. The famous 11th Century Vaishnava philosopher, Ramanuja, was from this place.A shrine dedicated to him is inside the temple. In the lower left corner of the picture, two Europeans appear to be examining a drawing of the temple.