Pages from the Kalpasutra, from a manuscript of the A folio from the Kalpasutra
The Kalpasutra is one of the principle canonical text of the Svetambara sect of Jains. This text laid down the codes of behaviour for Jain laity, monks and nuns.
Asian Art Dept., AGNSW, 20 March 2002
Jain manuscript text
early 16th century
looseleaf pages; 27 leaves, opaque watercolour on paper
11.0 x 26.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Newman's Antiques 1969
Not on display