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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1325

    A painting of Krishna on a composite horse

    INDIA, RAJASTHAN, 17TH CENTURY

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    A painting of Krishna on a composite horse
    India, Rajasthan, 17th century
    The blue-skinned deity seated on a horse composed of game animals, his face backed by a halo with a crescent moon above and holding his heavenly bow and celestial arrow, against a yellow background with high horizon line and surrounded by a red border
    Opaque pigments and gold on wasli
    7¾ x 7¾ in. (19.6 x 19.6 cm.)


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