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Krishna Slays the Ass Demon

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Inscription

Obverse: in top margin, in Devanagari or a variant of Gujarati, not yet read or transcribed.

Provenance

By 1960, John Goelet, Cambridge, MA; 1960, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1960)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, About 1600–25

Object Place

Probably Surat, Gujarat, India (Western)

Dimensions

Overall: 26.4 x 22.8 cm (10 3/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

60.636

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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