Archer, Mildred (Agnes)
ARCHER, Mildred (Agnes)
ARCHER, Mildred (Agnes). British (born India), b. 1911. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Cataloguer of drawings, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, since 1983. In charge of the Prints and Drawings Section, India Office Library and Records, London, 1954-80. Publications: Patna Painting, 1947; (with W. G. Archer) Indian Painting for the British 1770-1880, 1955; Tippoo's Tiger, 1959; Natural History Drawings (British Drawings, Company Drawings, Indian Popular Painting, Indian Miniatures) in the India Office Library, 5 vols., 1962-81; Indian Miniatures and Folk Paintings, 1967; Indian Architecture and the British, 1968; Indian Paintings from Court, Town, and Village, 1970; Artist Adventurers in 18th Century India, 1974; India and British Portraiture 1770-1825, 1979; Early Views of India, 1980; Visions of India, 1986; (with T. Falk) India Revealed: The Art and Adventures of James and William Fraser, 1801-1835, 1989; Company Paintings: Indian Paintings of the British Period in the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992.