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Sadashiva worshipped by Parvati

Artist:
Attributed to Devidasa (Indian, active 1690-1695)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor, gold, and applied beetle wing on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 19.1 × 18.4 cm (7 1/2 × 7 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1690
Topic:
Parvati  Search this
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.1
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Lakshmana at the hermitage, folio from a Ramayana

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 18.4 × 29.2 cm (7 1/4 × 11 1/2 in)
H x W (overall): 21.6 × 32.1 cm (8 1/2 × 12 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kulu or Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1690-1710
Topic:
tiger  Search this
water buffalo  Search this
Ramayana  Search this
India  Search this
Lakshmana  Search this
ashram  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.10
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Kaccheli Ragini, from a Ragamala

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 16.2 × 15.5 cm (6 3/8 × 6 1/8 in)
H x W (overall): 21 × 21 cm (8 1/4 × 8 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Bahu or Jammu, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710
Topic:
sheep  Search this
ragamala  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.11
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A Green-winged Teal

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 30.5 × 22.9 cm (12 × 9 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Chamba, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1730
Topic:
duck  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.12
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.12

Shiva and Parvati on a tiger skin: Anakūl Nayaka folio from a Rasamanjari

Artist:
Attributed to Golu, son of Devidasa  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 16.9 × 27.3 cm (6 5/8 × 10 3/4 in)
H x W (overall): 21.3 × 31.7 cm (8 3/8 × 12 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710 - ca. 1715
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Parvati  Search this
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.13
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.13

A forlorn lover, fragment from a Rasamanjari

Artist:
Attributed to the workshop of Golu, son of Devidasa  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 16.9 × 12.1 cm (6 5/8 × 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Nurpur, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1710-ca. 1715
Topic:
woman  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.14
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.14

A lady on a terrace with hookah and falcon

Artist:
Attributed to a follower of Har Jaimal (active late 18th century)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 23.5 × 15.9 cm (9 1/4 × 6 1/4 in)
H x W (miniature): 19.1 × 12.1 cm (7 1/2 × 4 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
India
Date:
20th century
Topic:
falcon  Search this
woman  Search this
India  Search this
hookah  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.15
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.15

Rukmini elopes with Krishna, folio from a Bhagavata Purana

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 18.8 × 27.9 cm (7 3/8 × 11 in)
H x W (overall): 20 × 29.2 cm (7 7/8 × 11 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Garhwal, Uttarakhand state, India
Date:
ca. 1780
Topic:
Devi  Search this
Krishna  Search this
temple  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Rukmini  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.16
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.16

Jarasandha’s army advances toward Krishna and Balarama, folio from a Mahabharata

Artist:
Attributed to Purkhu (active ca. 1780-ca. 1820)  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 32.7 × 43.4 cm (12 7/8 × 17 1/16 in)
H x W (overall): 36.8 × 48.1 cm (14 1/2 × 18 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1800-1815
Topic:
Krishna  Search this
battle  Search this
Mahabharata  Search this
India  Search this
Balarama  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
soldier  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.17
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.17

The Descent of the Ganges

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 14.6 × 10 cm (5 3/4 × 3 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1800
Topic:
Shiva  Search this
India  Search this
Ganga  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.18
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.18

Diwan Nawal Singh, Prime Minister of Datia

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 29.2 × 21.3 cm (11 1/2 × 8 3/8 in)
H x W (overall): 32.8 × 24.7 cm (12 15/16 × 9 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Datia, Madhya Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1750
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
fan  Search this
courtier  Search this
India  Search this
statesman  Search this
hookah  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.19
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.19

Vilaval Ragini, from a Ragamala

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 20.3 × 19.7 cm (8 × 7 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Basohli, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Date:
ca. 1690-95
Topic:
child  Search this
woman  Search this
ragamala  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.2
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.2

Two lovers in a pavilion, from an Amarushataka (Hundred poems of Amaru), or an unidentified erotic series

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 21 × 15.9 cm (8 1/4 × 6 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Malwa, Madhya Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1680
Topic:
peacock  Search this
lovers  Search this
pavilion  Search this
couch  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
romance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.20
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.20

Vilaval Ragini

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 20.6 × 14.9 cm (8 1/8 × 5 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Malwa, Madhya Pradesh state, India
Date:
ca. 1680
Topic:
flower  Search this
night  Search this
woman  Search this
ragamala  Search this
pavilion  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.21
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.21

Krishna bids farewell, folio from a Bhagavata Purana

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 20 × 39.4 cm (7 7/8 × 15 1/2 in)
H x W (overall): 23.2 × 42.5 cm (9 1/8 × 16 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca.1680-1690
Topic:
Krishna  Search this
elephant  Search this
Bhagavata Purana  Search this
India  Search this
palanquin  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.22
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.22

The elephant Khanderao Bahadur killing Sham Mahavat

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 21.3 × 34.2 cm (8 3/8 × 13 7/16 in)
H x W (overall): 25.4 × 38.1 cm (10 × 15 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1700
Topic:
elephant  Search this
fireworks  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
mahout  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.23
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.23

Rao Ram Chandra of Bedla on a swing

Artist:
Attributed to Shahji  Search this
Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 32.4 × 22.3 cm (12 3/4 × 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1740s
Topic:
night  Search this
woman  Search this
man  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
attendant  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.24
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.24

An Audience with Rom Rishi

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 18.1 × 28.6 cm (7 1/8 × 11 1/4 in)
H x W (overall): 22.2 × 32.4 cm (8 3/4 × 12 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1700-1725
Topic:
court  Search this
ascetic  Search this
sword  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
attendant  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.25
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.25

A page from a Book of Dreams/Omens

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 19.7 × 17.5 cm (7 3/4 × 6 7/8 in)
H x W (overall): 25.7 × 21.6 cm (10 1/8 × 8 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Mewar, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1720
Topic:
landscape  Search this
meditation  Search this
ascetic  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.26
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edanmdm:fsg_S2018.1.26

Rajput Nobleman

Medium:
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 14.6 × 9.9 cm (5 3/4 × 3 7/8 in)
H x W (overall): 31.1 × 22.9 cm (12 1/4 × 9 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
perhaps Ajmer, Rajasthan state, India
Date:
ca. 1630-1640
Topic:
portrait  Search this
man  Search this
India  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection — funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries
Accession Number:
S2018.1.27
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