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Radha

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Kulu (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790 - ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.60-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour on paper, Radha consoled by her confidante. On the left a maid fans her with a fly-whisk, to the right is a maid standing in a courtyard. From a Rasa Panchadhyayi series; no. 30 in the same illustrated Gita Gobinda MSS as IS. 58-1952.

Place of Origin

Kulu (made)

Date

ca. 1790 - ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour on paper

Dimensions

Height: 195 mm maximum, Width: 246 mm, Height: 159 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum, Width: 212 mm image within innermost painted borders maximum

Descriptive line

Painting, Radha consoled, opaque watercolour on paper, Kulu, ca. 1790-1800

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p.340, cat. no. 40 iii.
Indian paintings from the Punjab Hills : a survey and history of Pahari miniature painting / by W. G. Archer ; foreword by Sherman E. Lee. London :Delhi: Sotheby Parke Bernet ;Oxford University Press, 1973 Number: 0856670022

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paper; Paint

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Deities; Servants; Maid; Fly-whisk

Categories

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

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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