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Collection

An image of Krishna and attendants visiting Radha by

Kangra, Punjab Hills, India

Title
Krishna and attendants visiting Radha
Other titles:
Krishna with attendant paying homage to Radha
Place of origin
KangraPunjab HillsIndia
Period
Rajput (Pahari) circa 1500 - 1947 → India
Year
late 18th century-early 19th century
Media categories
Miniature, Painting, Watercolour
Materials used
opaque watercolour with gold on paper
Dimensions

20.2 x 13.4 cm image; 25.6 x 18.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Mr J. Kitto 1986
Accession number
119.1986
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Bibliography (2)

Jim Masselos, Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 15.13

Haema Sivanesan, Indian painting, 'Indian Painting', verso of poster., Sydney, 2001. cat.no. 2.18 In this publication this work is titled 'Krishna visiting Radha'.

Exhibition history (4)

Divine and Courtly Life in Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Oct 1991–08 Jan 1992

Indian Painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Apr 2001–11 Jun 2001

Intimate Encounters: Indian paintings from Australian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2007–04 May 2007

Conversations 2014, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015