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Yasoda suckling Krishna.

Painting
ca. 1820 - ca. 1825 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Yasoda suckling Krishna. From a series of 100 drawings of Hindu deities created in South India.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gouache on watermarked paper
Brief Description
Painting; gouache on watermarked paper, Yasoda suckling Krishna, Trichinopoly, ca. 1825.

Physical Description
Yasoda suckling Krishna. From a series of 100 drawings of Hindu deities created in South India.
Dimensions
  • Height: 22cm
  • Width: 18cm
Style
Marks and Inscriptions
Kistna in his Childhood drinking milk from his mother. (Inscription, decoration; Telugu; beneath illustration.)
Object history
Purchased from Mr A. Churchill, 1923.
Bibliographic Reference
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 29 p. ISBN 0944142303
Collection
Accession Number
IM.410-1923

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record createdJune 25, 2009
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