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Asian Art
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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
Geography: 
Gujart, India
Culture: 
India, Gujarat
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Doris Wiener, New York, by 1971; sold to Paul F. Walter (1935–2017, New York, February 26, 1971 [sale, Sotheby’s, New York, November 14, 2002, lot 2 (unsold)]; sale, Christie’s, New York, September 27, 2017, lot 223; sold to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., September 27, 2017

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.