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

India

Title
Illustration of the Bhagvata Purana (Krishna fluting; gopis bathing)
Other titles:
Cira Harana lila from a dispersed manuscirpt of the Bhagavata Purana
The bathing cowherds (gopis) implore Krishna to return their clothes
Place of origin
India
Cultural origin
Marwar(?)
Year
circa 1650
Media categories
Miniature, Painting, Watercolour
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.
Accession number
31.2010
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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