Illustration to a ragamala series: Nat ragini, Opaque watercolor on paper, Malwa, Central India, Circa 1680
Lot 63
Illustration to a ragamala series: Nat ragini Opaque watercolor on paper, Datia, Central India, Circa 1725
Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium
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Illustration to a ragamala series: Nat ragini
Opaque watercolor on paper, Datia, Central India, Circa 1725
Beneath a pale blue sky with winged goddesses and a dome green field, figures are at battle on a horse and elephant. The register below has two garden beads divided by a lotus pond. The upper yellow register provides a detailed description of the raga and is numbered '14'.
image: 6 ¼ x 9 in. (16 x 22.8 cm), folio: 13 x 10 ¼ in. (33 x 26 cm)

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  • See lot 61 for further discuss on this series
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