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    Sale 7571

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    8 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 295

    FLUTING KRISHNA

    MUGHAL INDIA, 18TH CENTURY

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    FLUTING KRISHNA
    MUGHAL INDIA, 18TH CENTURY
    Gouache heightened with gold on paper, Krishna stands fluting and dancing towards the centre of the composition surrounded by gopies holding various musical instruments and clapping, in the foreground a group of men and cows also stand looking on, across the background streches a lake behind which stand cows and a town on the horizon, mounted, framed and glazed
    15½ x 10 5/8in. (39.4 x 26.9cm.)


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