Illustration to a Barahmasa series: Month of Pausa
Opaque watercolor on paper, Bikaner, 19th century
Wrapped in a heavy shawl over his thick jama, the male receives an offering from the pan box by his wife and an attendant offers a flask with oil, they standing on an open terrace with snow on the rounded hill behind and frozen fountain below.
image: 7 ¼ x 5 ¼ in. (18.4 x 13.3 cm), folio: 11 ¼ x 8 ½ in. (28.5 x 21.5 cm)