Illustration to a ragamala series: Todi Ragini Opaque watercolor on paper, Sub Imperial Mughal, early 17th century
Lot 68
Illustration to a ragamala series: Todi Ragini Opaque watercolor on paper, Sub Imperial Mughal, early 17th century
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
£2,300 - 3,500
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Lot Details
Illustration to a ragamala series: Todi Ragini
Opaque watercolor on paper, Sub Imperial Mughal, early 17th century
Standing in a rocky landscape with a veena resting on her shoulder the lonely maiden is approached by a buck and three doe.
image: 6 ¾ x 4 in. (17 x 10.1 cm), folio: 8 ½ x 5 ¾ in. (21.7 x 14.6 cm)

Footnotes

  • Compare with a Ramayana page in the National Museum, Delhi, Linda York Leach in The Image of Man, Hayward Gallery, London, 1982, no. 382.

    Provenance:
    Property of a distinguished gentleman
    Acquired from Weschler & Son, 1990s
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