Illustrated to the Bhagavata Purana: Krishna destroys the bull demon Aristasura
Mewar, early 19th century
Opaque watercolor on paper; within the walled pavilions the citizens of Vrindaban seek the assistance of Krishna to stop the destruction being caused by the demon. Krishna complies and tosses the bull by the horns as villages shower flowers on him from above.
Folio: 7 x 13 1/4 in. (17.8 x 33.6 cm.)