Lot 885
  • 885

AN ILLUSTRATION TO A RAGAMALA SERIES: VILAVALA RAGINI

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Description

  • AN ILLUSTRATION TO A RAGAMALA SERIES: VILAVALA RAGINI
  • Opaque watercolor heightened with gold on paper

Catalogue Note

A lady longing to meet her beloved adjusts her earrings as she looks in the mirror. Her handmaidens gather around her as a musician plays a sarang.

Refer to Klaus Ebeling, Ragamala Painting, Basel, 1973, pp. 58-59, pl. C17 and P. Pal, Ragamala Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, 1967, cat. 87, pp.81-82, pl. XL.

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