Krishna Fluting for the Gopis
Object Place: Possibly Delhi area, Northern India
Overall: 45.6 x 30cm (17 15/16 x 11 13/16in.) Framed: 24 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. (62.9 x 47.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Not On View
On obverse, in rondels in top and bottom margins: brief titles in Persian or Urdu (to be read). On reverse, in brown ink, in English: "Krishna God with Radja and Gopis/ Collection Josen Banks/ Delhi, India 1909/1921"
Given to the Museum by Gino Perera in 1956. Notation on reverse indicates former collection Josen Banks, possibly in Delhi, with dates 1909-1921.
Gift of Gino Lorenzo Perera