Pair of Manuscript Covers with Varaha and pseudo-inscription (A) and Yoga-Narasimha (B)

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Pair of Manuscript Covers with Varaha and pseudo-inscription (A) and Yoga-Narasimha (B)

India, Karnataka, mid-18th century
Manuscripts; covers
Ivory
3 1/2 x 12 5/8 x 7/8 in. (8.89 x 32.07 x 2.22 cm)
Indian Art Special Purpose Fund (M.82.41.2a-b)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Markel, Stephen. "The Enigmatic Image: Curious Subjects in Indian Art." Asianart.com, July 28, 2015. http://asianart.com/articles/enigmatic.