Krishna and Balarama with Peacocks, tempera on card, signed lower right, framed,38.7 x 70.5cm (15 1/4 x 27 3/4in).
Provenance: Private US collection.
A similar work is held in the collection of the British Museum, London, and is illustrated in Sona Datta, Urban Patua, The Art of Jamini Roy, Mumbai, 2010, p.54. The example in the British Museum has been dated to the 1940s and is slightly smaller than the present lot.
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