Scene from the Bhagavata Purana
Indian, Attributed to Manaku
Ink on paper
sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (21.6 x 29.2 cm)
image: 6 7/8 x 10 3/4 in. (17.5 x 27.3 cm) (show scale)
Inscription in the top margin, in Takri script:
"Hirankashipu; Indra graha vikhe betha; indradik devate khare"
Translation: Hiranyakashipu occupying the seat [of Indra] in Indra's chamber; Indra and other gods standing before him.
Followed by the number 22.
Translation courtesy of B. N. Goswamy.
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Gift of Marilyn W. Grounds
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Indian. Scene from the Bhagavata Purana, ca. 1740-45. Ink on paper, sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (21.6 x 29.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marilyn W. Grounds, 80.261.32 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 80.261.32_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
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