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Asian Art

Krishna Killing the Elephant Kuvalayapida, from the Bhagavata Purana Book Ten

ca. 1720

Opaque watercolor and ink on paper

7 11/16 × 14 3/16 in. (19.5 × 36 cm) framed: 14 1/8 × 20 in. (35.8 × 50.8 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.52
Geography: 
India
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Paintings
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