Battle Scene, Folio Fragment From An Album Of The Bhagavata Purana (Ancient Stories Of The Lord)A Bhagavat Purana Series
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.66
People
Unknown Artist
Title
Battle Scene, folio fragment from an album of the Bhagavata Purana (Ancient Stories of the Lord)a Bhagavat Purana series
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
manuscript
Date
c.1540
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, India, Rajasthan, Mewar
Culture
Indian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
17.9 x 24 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift in gratitude to John Coolidge, Gift of Leslie Cheek, Jr., Anonymous Fund in memory of Henry Berg, Louise Haskell Daly, Alpheus Hyatt, Richard Norton Memorial Funds and through the generosity of Albert H. Gordon and Emily Rauh Pulitzer; formerly in the collection of Stuart Cary Welch, Jr.
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.66
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Indian Harvest: Part 1, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/30/1995 - 01/21/1996

Re-View: Arts of India & the Islamic Lands, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 04/26/2008 - 06/01/2013

Re-View: S231 (Islamic rotation: 6) I was not Waving but Drowning, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 12/03/2010 - 04/02/2011

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