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Sarang Ragini

  • Object:

    Painting

  • Place of origin:

    Marwar (possibly, made)
    Sirohi (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    mid 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

  • Museum number:

    IS.113-1960

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painting, in opaque watercolour and gold on paper, a yogi seated on a rocky mound near a building, holding a pen in either hand, before him are two leaping does and a disciple holding a single leaf of pan. Illustration to the musical mode sarang ragini.

Place of Origin

Marwar (possibly, made)
Sirohi (possibly, made)

Date

mid 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Painted in opaque watercolour and gold on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'rag sarang'
handwritten in Nagri on border

Dimensions

Height: 224 mm, Width: 153 mm

Descriptive line

Painting, sarang ragini, yogi and leaping deer, opaque watercolour and gold on paper, Marwar or Sirohi, late 17th century

Materials

Opaque watercolour; Paint; Paper; Gold

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Pen; Disciple; Ascetic; Deer

Categories

Paintings; Animals and Wildlife; Religion; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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