From: India | Calcutta
Curatorial Section: Asian
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||India | Calcutta|
|Date Made||19th Century|
|Materials||Paper | Pigment|
|Iconography||Krishna | Naga (Snake)|
Kalighat painting on cardboard. Image of Krishna and the Nagas. Blue-skinned Krishna is playing a flute and dancing on the head of a large snake. Two snake-bodied princesses. Folk art style with thin, bright pigments loosely applied. Some silver paint.
|Credit Line||Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904|
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