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Krishna and Jambhavati

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Nepal (with Central Indian influence, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.157-1964

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, illustration to the Bhagavata Purana, Krishna's marriage to Jambhavati is celebrated. He holds Sattrajit's jewl in his hand. In the foreground is a river with boats.

Place of Origin

Nepal (with Central Indian influence, made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Descriptive line

Painting, Bhagavata Purana, Krishna's marriage to Jambhavati, opaque watercolour on paper, Nepal with Central Indian influence, ca. 1800

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Trees; Wedding; Palace; Marriage; Mountain; Deities; Jewel; River; Boat

Categories

Hinduism; Religion; Paintings; Myths & Legends; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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