The group of illustrations depicts various stages of Devi's struggle against the the buffalo demon Mahisha culminating in her final victory over him.
Compare with another illustration from a Devi Mahatmya series from Mandi, see Joachim Bauutze, Lotosmond und Löwenritt : Indische Miniaturmalerei, 1991, cat. 19, p. 70. Also compare with a similar series sold at Sotheby's New York, September 20, 2005, lot 124.
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