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Krishna and Balarama

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brush drawing in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the executors of the late Sir William Rothenstein.

  • Museum number:

    IS.101-1953

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing in ink on paper, depicting Krishna and Balarama as boys conversing with two old men in the house of Nanda.

Place of Origin

Punjab Hills (Pahari, made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Brush drawing in ink on paper

Object history note

From the Sir William Rothenstein collection.

Descriptive line

Brush drawing, young Krishna and Balarama in house of Nanda, ink on paper, Punjab Hills (Pahari), mid 19th century

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Conversation; Children; Men

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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