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Kalaka Becomes a Jain Monk; Kalaka Abducts the Nun, Two Leaves from a Dispersed Jain Manuscript of the Kalakacharya-katha

Asian Art

CULTURE Indian
MEDIUM Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
  • Place Made: Uttar Pradesh, India
  • DATES ca. 1465
    DIMENSIONS sheet: 4 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (11.1 x 26.7 cm) image, verso: 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (10.8 x 7.0 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Inscriptions 36.236.1 - Recto, In Cartouche in lower right margin: In gold, in Lewanagari script [catalogue: Devanagari script]: 89 (number)
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 36.236.1a-b
    CREDIT LINE A. Augustus Healy Fund
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