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MAHISHASURA FIRES ARROWS AT DEVI

GULER, PUNJAB HILLS, NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1790

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MAHISHASURA FIRES ARROWS AT DEVI
GULER, PUNJAB HILLS, NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1790
Gouache heightened with gold on paper, Devi on her lion mount fends off the multiple arrows fired by the demon Mahishasura from his chariot, set inside plain margins with lines of devanagri below and marked '42' in red devanagri numerals in the upper margin
Painting 6 5/8 x 10¼in. (16.7 x 25.8cm.); folio 7 7/8 x 11½in. (20 x 29.1cm.)
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