• Art of the Islamic and Indian  auction at Christies

    Sale 7843

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    13 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 291

    KRISHNA AND SHIVA BEFORE DEITIES AND THEIR VEHICLES

    GULER, CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    KRISHNA AND SHIVA BEFORE DEITIES AND THEIR VEHICLES
    GULER, CIRCA 1750
    Gouache heightened with gold on paper, Krishna and Shiva sit under the shade of a tree, before them a line of deities stand in a semi-circle with Brahma at their head, behind them the creatures that become their vehicles, a hilly landscape with the trees on the horzion stretches behind them, small areas of creasing, with minor blue borders
    5 3/8 x 7 3/8in. (13.5 x 18.5cm.)


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