Illustration to a ragamala series: Deskha ragini Opaque watercolor on paper Bilaspur Circa 1750
Lot 87
Illustration to a ragamala series: Deskha ragini Opaque watercolor on paper Bilaspur Circa 1750
Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium
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Illustration to a ragamala series: Deskha ragini
Opaque watercolor on paper Bilaspur Circa 1750
The powerful athletes wearing red and white striped shorts, grasp each other in open field flanked by flowers trees.
image: 8 ½ x 6 in. (21.6 x 15.1 cm), folio: 10 ¼ x 8 in. (26 x 20.2 cm)

Footnotes

  • For another version of this ragini see Ernst and Rose Waldschimdt, Miniatures of Musical Inspiration, Berlin, 1967, fig. 7.

    Provenance:
    Private Collection
    Acquired from Spink and Son,. London in the 1980s
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