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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 318

    A PAINTING OF AN EVENING SCENE WITH KRISHNA AND RADHA, INDIA, KISHANGARH, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A PAINTING OF AN EVENING SCENE WITH KRISHNA AND RADHA, INDIA, KISHANGARH, CIRCA 1800
    Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, depicting Krishna and Radha in a tender moment, Radha gently pulling her lover's purple sash and touching his hand lightly, her attendants behind her, all on an outdoor parapet, backed by green foliage, a river scene in the distance - miniature 14 1/2 x 10 1/8in (37 x 25.6cm)


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