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Title

Illustration of the Bhagvata Purana (Krishna fluting; gopis bathing)

circa 1650


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Cira Harana lila from a dispersed manuscirpt of the Bhagavata Purana

The bathing cowherds (gopis) implore Krishna to return their clothes


Place where the work was made

India


Cultural origin

Marwar(?)


Date

circa 1650


Materials used

opaque watercolour on paper


Dimensions

30.3 x 21.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Dr Nigel and Mrs Norma Hawkins 2010. Donated through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

31.2010



Place

Where the work was made
India

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Christie's London (Editor), Christie's London: Important Islamic and Indian Manuscripts and Miniatures, London, 24 Apr 1980, 81. lot no. 169