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Radha and Krishna

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Kota (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E.Playne

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

The vivid colours and unusual facial features are typical of painting in Kota in the mid-18th century.

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Radha and Krishna in a palace setting under a canopy, attended by maids.

Place of Origin

Kota (made)


ca. 1760 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Descriptive line

Painting, Radha and Krishna under canopy, opaque watercolour on paper, Kota, ca. 1760

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cat. No. 1, p. 54/
Archer, W.G. Indian Painting in Bundi and Kotah


Paper; Paper; Opaque watercolour; Paint


Painted; Painted

Subjects depicted

Servants; Palace; Deities


Paintings; Hinduism; Religion; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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