Giant Demon Attacks a Ship

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1775
  • Geography

    Gujarat state, India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor on plain-woven fabric support attached to a fabric covered panel
  • Dimension

    H x W: 129.2 x 123.3 cm (50 7/8 x 48 9/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • School/Tradition

    Jain school
  • Provenance

    Private collector [1]
    To 1999
    Spink & Son Ltd., London, to 1999
    From 1999
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Spink & Son Ltd. in 1999
    [1] According to Curatorial Note 3 in the object record.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas (October 16, 2004 to January 3, 2016)
    The Peaceful Liberators: Jain Art from India (November 6, 1994 to January 21, 1996)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Spink & Son Ltd.
  • Origin

    Gujarat state, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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