Noa Pin Ta. Shan
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- Noa Pin Ta. Shan
Portrait of Noa Pin Ta wearing a headscarf, a jacket and sarong, whilst carrying an umbrella. 1846.
- Height: 28.5 centimetres (print)
- Width: 18.9 centimetres (print)
- Height: 42.8 centimetres (folio)
- Width: 36 centimetres (folio)
Inscription Positionfront of print
Noe Pin Te.
Folio Collection: This print was collected by J. B. Davis and mounted in a folio.
Associated documents: A front cover of a published sketches by W. Thackery & Co. A letter from W Thackery and a letter from J.B. Davis discussing that Mr Grant used lithography as his printing technique. In addition is a printed leaflet listing the lithographic series by Mr C. Grant, titled: "Rough Sketches of Oriental Heads" (photocopy available in PicDoc 274).
Publisher: It is believed that two publishing companies were assigned rights to publish Mr Colesworthey Grant’s lithographs at different periods of time. W.Thackery & Co is believed to have had the first contract to publish Grant’s lithographs in Calcutta, whilst T. Ostell & Co is believed to have re-published and sold the prints to subscribers with handwritten signatures of the people in the portraits at the request of Grant.
Foxing. Three pin holes on left of paper. Ink marks for handwritten notes on print mounted on opposite page.
- Associated with: Mawlamyine
- (Asia,Burma,Mon State,Mawlamyine)
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Object reference number: EAS111918
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