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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Culture:Indian, Tanjore
Title:A European's Cook/A Pariah or Outcast
Date Made:1778 or after
Materials:Tempera on paper
Place Made:Asia; India
Measurements:Sheet: 10 11/16 in x 8 in; 27.1 cm x 20.3 cm
Narrative Inscription:  INSCRIPTION: recto, lwr. ctr. (gold): A European's Cook / a Pariah or Outcast.
Accession Number:  MH 1966.6.O.PI
Credit Line:Purchase with the John Martyn Warbeke Fund

Veritical miniature painting with gold and black border. Part of a series. A woman in white carrying a fish and a basket with a man carrying a chicken and a (tea?) pot.

people; cooking; tea

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