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[Illuminated manuscript page] [picture]

Title
[Illuminated manuscript page] [picture]
Format
Image
Published
[1750-1850]
Description
1 art original : paint and gold on paper ; 32 x 22 cm.
Notes
Art original.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Size when matted: 40 x 29 cm.
Place of origin: [Northern India]
Summary
Illustrations and text on front and back. Language: Urdu; script in black and red. Side a: Three illustrated panels. Top panel: A man and woman in gold robes copulate in a pavilion. Middle panel: Same man and woman kneel and perform a ritual in the pavilion. Bottom panel: Same man meets an older, bearded man. Six male attendants. Side b: Two illustrated panels. Top panel: The woman, attended by five women, watches a female dancer and musicians. Bottom panel: The man and woman meet, attended by women and musicians. Bright colors, details in gold. Paper spotted, torn and taped. White mat.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Northern India--18th century.
Book illustration.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
238P A005a-b
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art