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Krishna and Rukmini

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Kangra (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Drawn and painted using brush in ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the executors of the late Sir William Rothenstein.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A brush drawing in ink on paper depicting part of the Sudama story. Krishna caressing Rukmini as they sit in a pavilion with maidservants.

Place of Origin

Kangra (made)


early 19th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Drawn and painted using brush in ink on paper

Object history note

From the Sir William Rothenstein collection.

Descriptive line

Drawing, Krishna caressing Rukmini, Sudama story, ink on paper, Kangra, early 19th century


Paper; Paint; Ink


Drawn; Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Pavilion; Lovers; Servants


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


South & South East Asia Collection

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