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Asian Art / Two illustrated leaves from a Jain book of ritual and of Durga slaying demons Gujarat and Rajasthan, possibly 15th and 17th century

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Two illustrated leaves from a Jain book of ritual and of Durga slaying demons
Gujarat and Rajasthan, possibly 15th and 17th century
10 August 2022, 18:00 AEST
Sydney

AU$800 - AU$1,200

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Two illustrated leaves from a Jain book of ritual and of Durga slaying demons

Gujarat and Rajasthan, possibly 15th and 17th century
the Jain page from a Dispersed Kalpa Sutra (Jain Book of Rituals), the other depicting Durga slaying demons, accompanied by a handwritten note about the subjects, framed,
the pages 10.5 x 22.0cm each, the frame 63.0 x 47.0cm

Footnotes

Provenance:
Private collection, Sydney, acquired in Chennai (also known as Madras), Indian, circa 1973

Compare a similar Jain page, see Metropolitan Museum, collections online, accession Number: 55.121.38.92

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