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Title
Kansa, the king of Mathura orders demons into his presence
Creator
Unknown, India
Date Created and/or Issued
early 17 century A.D
Publication Information
Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
Collection
Indian Miniature Paintings
Rights Information
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Description
The king Kamsa sits in a pavilion with a lady holding a fly-whick behind him and greets a mendicant. Outside stand four fanciful demons.
Type
image
Format
Painting ink, gouache, and gold on paper India, Popular Mughal h 6 -5/16 x w 7 -1/2
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt3k4002t2
1998.42.209
Place
India, Popular Mughal