Rama Bestows His Possessions on the Brahmins, His Friends, and Servants, Folio from the "Shangri" Ramayana (Adventures of Rama)

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Rama Bestows His Possessions on the Brahmins, His Friends, and Servants, Folio from the "Shangri" Ramayana (Adventures of Rama)

India, Jammu and Kashmir, Bahu, circa 1680-1695
Drawings; watercolors
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Image: 8 1/8 x 11 3/8 in. (20.64 x 28.89 cm); Sheet: 8 3/4 x 12 3/8 in. (22.23 x 31.43 cm)
From the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Museum Associates Purchase (M.77.19.22)
Not currently on public view

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