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Title
Untitled, Shiva's family
Creator
Unknown, India
Date Created and/or Issued
1730-1730
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
Shiva sits on a tiger skin in a cave and Parvati kneels before him with her hands in namaskar. A red colored Ganesha stands behind her holding a fly-whisk. In the foreground Shiva's bull, Nandi< and Parvati's tiger recline against green grounds encircled by rock split in the center to let the water [the river Ganges] flow from Shiva's locks.
Type
image
Format
Painting ink, gouache, and gold on paper India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Kotah h 11 -7/8 x w 8 -5/12
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt7z09n97d
1998.42.213
Place
India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Kotah