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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 227

    Vamana receiving water from a king

    India, Bikaner, 17th century

    Price Realised  

    Vamana receiving water from a king
    India, Bikaner, 17th century
    The dwarf avatar of Vishnu standing before the seated royal couple, the king pouring water from a golden vessel, a prince standing behind Vamana and a flywhisk-bearer to the right, all enclosed in an orange border, with manuscript text on the verso
    Opaque pigments on paper
    6 x 5¾ in. (15.2 x 14.6 cm.)


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