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The Husband, Sister-in-Law and Mother-in-Law Plot to Kill Champa, while She Dozes Battered and Exhausted from the Chores Given to Her, in the Kitchen

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A series of twelve paintings 'When Champa Grows Up'. Each depicts an episode in the life of a young girl who has an arranged marriage and is then murdered by her in-laws (a dowry murder). The paintings are based on the life of a young girl known to the artist.

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester Arts and Museums Service


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  • Medium

    tempera on sanghaneri paper

  • Measurements

    22 x 35 cm (E)

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  • Acquisition method

    purchased from the artist, 1986

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester Arts and Museums Service

53 New Walk, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 7EA England

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