A Bairagi or Hindu Ascetic
By Captain Robert Melville Grindlay
Oil on canvas, 42 x 36 cm
A painting of an Hindu ascetic (bairagi). Grindlay served with the 7th Bombay Native Infantry from 1804 to 1820, and after he retired from India founded the banking firm of Grindlay & Company.
Collection: Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland