Lot 39: A Rajasthani pichvai depicting dana lila. 20th centuryPlatinum House
December 7, 2012
Cologne, GermanyLive Auction
A Rajasthani pichvai depicting dana lila (the demanding of the toll). Young Krishna tips curds from a pot carried by a gopi as she and her companions take their produce to the market. Behind Krishna his friends and a herd of oxen; in the background Mount Govardhan. A flower border on three sides. Ink, colours and a little gold on fabric. Lined with orange-red raw silk. 20th century.
167.5 x 214 cm
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