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TWO PAINTINGS OF ASCETICS: AN URDHVA-BAHU AND A SVETAMBARA JAIN
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TWO PAINTINGS OF ASCETICS: AN URDHVA-BAHU AND A SVETAMBARA JAIN

DELHI, NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1820

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TWO PAINTINGS OF ASCETICS: AN URDHVA-BAHU AND A SVETAMBARA JAIN
DELHI, NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1820
Transparent pigments on paper, each depicted standing, the urdhva-bahu sadu with his stiffen arm upraised, his right hand with long nails, his long hair brought up in a chignon, the jain monk carrying a soft broomlike utensil for removing insects from his path and a small cloth before his mouth, his head shaven, barefoot, each laid down on card, some staining
Each 6¾ x 4 1/8in. (17.1 x 10.4cm.) (2)
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