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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 3

    KRISHNA'S ARRIVAL BEING ANNOUNCED, POSSIBLY A RAGAMALA SCENE, MALWA, CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    KRISHNA'S ARRIVAL BEING ANNOUNCED, POSSIBLY A RAGAMALA SCENE, MALWA, CIRCA 1680
    Gouache on paper, yellow panel with nagari inscription, a dark blue-skinned Krishna holding a flower and wearing yellow trousers approaches a pavilion with young woman inside, his arrival is announced by an attendant, a monkey looks on, within a pink border - 8 1/2 x 7 1/8in (21.5 x 18.5cm)


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    For a similar example see Bonhams 25 October 2007, Lot 331

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