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Radha and Krishna

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kota (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E.Playne

  • Museum number:

    IS.212-1953

  • 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)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

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

Materials

Paper; Paper; Opaque watercolour; Paint

Techniques

Painted; Painted

Subjects depicted

Servants; Palace; Deities

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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