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Asian Art

Yashoda fanning Balarama, page from a Bhagavata Purana

ca. 1625–1650

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

image: 10 1/4 × 9 in. (26.04 × 22.86 cm) matted: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.64 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2017.127.1
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
India, Gujarat
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Christie's New York Paul Walter Sale 15785 lot 223 on 9/27/2017. Earlier 71.017: Doris Wiener, New York, 26 February 1971. Offered at Sotheby's New York, Important Indian Miniatures from the Paul F. Walter Collection, 14 November 2002, lot 2.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.