The Devi defeats Mahasura, Folio from a Dispersed Devi Mahatmya Series
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
sheet: 6 3/4 x 10 9/16 in. (17.1 x 26.8 cm)
image: 6 5/8 x 10 3/8 in. (16.8 x 26.4 cm.) (show scale)
Inscription: on reverse: Devi accompanied by the ganas (spirits) fought fiercely with the great asura (Mahasura). As the gods worshipped her, showers of flowers came down from the heavens. (Sonali Mitra)
Gift of Kaywin Lehman Smith
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Indian. The Devi defeats Mahasura, Folio from a Dispersed Devi Mahatmya Series, ca. 1770-1780. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, sheet: 6 3/4 x 10 9/16 in. (17.1 x 26.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Kaywin Lehman Smith, 84.205 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.205_IMLS_PS4.jpg)
overall, 84.205_IMLS_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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