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Krishna Stealing Butter

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Inscription

Obverse: "24 (crossed out 27)". At the top in Devanagari: p.35 "[Krishna] steals butter" plus description of the new chapter. [35. Makhan chori karat hai; naye adhyayako varhan]

Provenance

Purchased in 1985 from a dealer based in the US.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Indian, Probably third quarter of 20th century

Object Place

Malwa, India

Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 26.2 cm (8 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.419

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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