The Abduction of Sita, Folio from a Ramayana (Adventures of Rama)

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The Abduction of Sita, Folio from a Ramayana (Adventures of Rama)

India, Rajasthan, Mewar, 1675-1700
Drawings; watercolors
Opaque watercolor on paper
Image: 7 7/8 x 14 3/4 in. (20 x 37.46 cm); Sheet: 10 1/8 x 16 1/4 in. (25.71 x 41.27 cm)
Gift of Paul F. Walter (M.86.345.3)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Pal, Pratapaditya.  The Classical Tradition in Rajput Painting.  New York: The Gallery Association of New York State, 1978.
  • McGill, Forrest, ed. The Rama Epic: Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe. San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, 2016.