Kalaka Converts the Bricks to Gold, Leaf from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-katha
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
ca. 15th century
sheet: 4 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (11.4 x 28.6 cm)
image: 3 15/16 x 3 9/32 in. (10.0 x 8.3 cm) (show scale)
Recto, At the upper left, in Sanskrit, in Devanagari script: illegible
At lower right, in Sanskrit, in Devanagari script: 16_
In Sanskrit, in Devanagari script
Recto, at upper left: Guru throwing the powder; at lower right: 137
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Gift of Martha M. Green
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Indian. Kalaka Converts the Bricks to Gold, Leaf from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-katha, ca. 15th century. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, sheet: 4 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (11.4 x 28.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Martha M. Green, 1991.181.11 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.181.11_IMLS_PS4.jpg)
overall, 1991.181.11_IMLS_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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