Virgin with Christ child
Bundi, circa 1740
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper: wrapping in a swirling gold-embroidered shawl, the infant looks loving upon the mother. Both are are framed by halos and large stylized flowers, surrounded by large colorful insects, and set on a busy blue floral trellis carpet.
Image: 9 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (24.1 x 14 cm.); Folio: 12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. (31.1 x 21.6 cm.)
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