Harsha Hambira Kalyana Raga
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
sheet: 9 7/16 x 6 5/8 in. (24.0 x 16.8 cm)
image: 8 11/16 x 5 7/8 in. (22.1 x 14.9 cm) (show scale)
Inscriptions in Brajabhasha on reverse: ". . . like the moon. . . holding a blue lotus in his hand:
For pleasure, prosperity (or beauty), liberation, and appeasing a woman whose heart has been broken.
This is Harshahambira Kalyana raga, always pleasing and sung by the notes resembling the sounds of a deer."
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Bhagvan. Harsha Hambira Kalyana Raga, before 1795. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, sheet: 9 7/16 x 6 5/8 in. (24.0 x 16.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 80.277.8 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 80.277.8_IMLS_PS4.jpg)
overall, 80.277.8_IMLS_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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