Phnom Bakheng, from the portfolio Angkor Thom

Charles Alonzo Rich, American, 1854 - 1943

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Watercolor and graphite on paper

Sheet: 11 15/16 × 17 15/16 in. (30.3 × 45.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Margaret Sage

W.961.252.2

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on mat, in graphite, lower right: CHAS. A. RICH / AND / MRS. RICH., [underlined]; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower center: .PHNOM.BAKHENG. [underlined] / Erected by King Yasovarman about 980 A.D / Dedicated to Siva [underlined]; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower left: Lions on Perrons; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower right: Early- note difference in the later / buildings; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower right corner: #2

Provenance

The artist (1854-1943); to his daughter, Margaret Bradbury Rich Sage (1888-1985); given to present collection, 1961.

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