An asura (demon) king with the head of a horned deer thrusts his hand towards two demon ministers standing obediently before him - as their army marches off to battle. Within a turreted walled fortress - elephants and horses in the stable. A drawn oval format with black and red Nasta'liq script in the upper right corner spandrel.
Surface rubbing and abraded spots visible on the white body color. Some stains. Slight losses at edges and at corners. Verso: Applied to Nineteenth Century clean backing paper.Conservation framed.
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