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Shiva and Parvati

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1830
  • Geography

    Possibly Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, Punjab Hills, India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 34 x 25.4 cm (13 3/8 x 10 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Court

    Possibly Kangra Court
  • School/Tradition

    Pahari School
  • Description

    Painting, Shiva and Parvati.
    Border: The painting is set in red oval rulings surrounded by blue illuminated spandrels with geometric motifs, mounted on paperboard.
  • Collection

    Arthur M. Sackler Collection
  • Origin

    Possibly Kangra, Himachal Pradesh state, Punjab Hills, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
  • Type

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