Line Drawing of a Battle Scene from a Bhagavata Purana Series
Ink on paper
sheet: 8 5/8 x 12 3/4 in. (21.9 x 32.4 cm)
image: 7 x 11 1/8 in. (17.8 x 28.3 cm) (show scale)
Inscription in top margin, in Takri script:
"Ushinara dese da raja sujagya shatrue kane judh karda"
Translation: King Suyagya of the land of Ushinaras battling his enemies"
Followed by the number 10.
Translation courtesy of B. N. Goswamy, 2017
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Gift of Bernice and Robert Dickes
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Indian. Line Drawing of a Battle Scene from a Bhagavata Purana Series, c. 1740-45. Ink on paper, sheet: 8 5/8 x 12 3/4 in. (21.9 x 32.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Bernice and Robert Dickes, 81.188.9 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 81.188.9_recto_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
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