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Krishna Watches Radha Approach

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Inscription

Inscription in front top in devnagri: "Slender Radha is a branch of love; Krishna watches her approach as if in a trance."

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1925.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Indian, Rajasthani, probably 1629

  • Attributed to Sahibdin, Indian, active about 1620–55
Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall 26.3 x 18.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.426

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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