Opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper
sheet: 11 3/8 x 8 3/16 in. (28.9 x 20.8 cm)
image: 9 11/16 x 5 1/2 in. (24.6 x 14.0 cm) (show scale)
Obverse, at top in a broad yellow band in Devanagari script: asananama: The lady's back is on the bed and he grasps her waist...and they are enjoying the pleasure of love-making.
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Indian. Embracing Couple, ca. 1725-1730. Opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paper, sheet: 11 3/8 x 8 3/16 in. (28.9 x 20.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 80.277.14 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 80.277.14_IMLS_PS4.jpg)
overall, 80.277.14_IMLS_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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