A Wife awaiting her husband’s return: an illustration from the Amarusataka

Historical period(s)
ca. 1650
Movement
Malwa Court
School
Central Indian School
Medium
Color and slight gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 x 16.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in)
Geography
India, Malwa, Madhya Pradesh state
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1934.16
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
India, palace, woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Mario Bussagli. Indian Miniatures. London and New York. p. 63, pl. 27.
  • Joseph M. Dye. The Arts of India. London. p. 313, ill. 127.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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