Islamic and Indian Art

2 Oct 2012, starting at 10:30 BST .

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An illustration to the Ramayana: a prince visiting a hermitage with his young son to worship Rama and Lakshmana Pahari, circa 1830

A battle scene with elephants, cavalry and infantry Pahari, circa 1840

A leaf from an illustrated manuscript: a prince worshipping at a woodland shrine to Kali, with his mounted retinue in attendance Pahari, mid-19th Century

Thirty-five illustrated leaves from a Hindu manuscript North India, probably Kangra, mid-19th Century(35)

Varaha avatar: the boar incarnation of Vishnu seated in a landscape, a beheaded devotee before him as another approaches with horses to the left Pahari, late 18th Century

Vishnu with a consort astride Garuda, seated on a terrace Pahari, circa 1850

An extensive manuscript of the Ramayana in scroll form North India, circa 1860

The Sikh Guru Arjun (1563-1606) seated on a terrace with an attendant waving a morchal Punjab, early 19th Century

Guru Govind Singh, the tenth Sikh Guru (1675-1708), seated on a terrace with an attendant waving a gauri Pahari, circa 1830

Four paintings, originally from a Janamsakhi manuscript, depicting scenes from the life of the Sikh Guru Nanak (1469-1539) North India, second half of the 18th Century(4)

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