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Krishna

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kolkata (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1885 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.639-1950

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, depicting Krishna in a tree, having stolen the gopis (milkmaids)' clothes.

Place of Origin

Kolkata (made)

Date

ca. 1885 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 450 mm, Width: 278 mm

Descriptive line

Paintings, Krishna in tree having stolen gopis' clothes, opaque watercolour on paper, kalighat, Kolkata, ca. 1885

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Clothing; Deity; Milkmaids; Tree

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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