Radha and Krishna Dressed in Each Other’s Clothes

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Radha and Krishna Dressed in Each Other’s Clothes

India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, circa 1800-1825
Drawings; watercolors
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Sheet: 8 x 5 1/2 in. (20.32 x 13.97 cm); Image: 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (15.88 x 9.53 cm)
Gift of Corinne and Don Whitaker (M.80.232.4)
Not currently on public view


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