09-19-2015 09-19-2015
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2843B Boston
September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Miniature Painting of a Mythological Scene

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Miniature Painting of a Mythological Scene, India, Rajasthan School, 19th century, depicting an infant Krishna killing a demon, possibly Purana, while a group of ladies look on, and a sacred cow licks her calf in the background, with a reserve of Sanskrit calligraphy at the top of the painting, 11 x 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

reverse of painting attached to mat at top, crease down center, creasing and losses to paint/paper at edges, pen inscriptions on reverse.

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