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Gauri Ragini

Asian Art

CULTURE Indian
MEDIUM Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
DATES ca. 1690
DIMENSIONS 10 1/4 x 7 5/8in. (26 x 19.4cm) Other: 7 3/4 x 6 in. (19.7 x 15.2 cm)
INSCRIPTIONS Recto, in upper border. In Devanagari script: Gori Ragini. A beloved woman who holds flower garlands in her lap as a token of her memories (surati), wears an inhibiting girdle made of bells, is dressed in neat and clean garments, has a god-like complexion, and is a store-house of love. (Trans. S. P. Tewari)
COLLECTIONS Asian Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 84.201.6
CREDIT LINE Anonymous gift
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