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Folio from a Jain Kalpa Sutra manuscript featuring Parshvanath. Circa 1500. Opaque watercolour on warqa. 11.3 x 26cm
Parshva is the 23rd Tirthankara (ford maker) in Jainism.
With thanks to the kindness of Robert Del Bonta for information relating to this folio.
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Above: gilt detail reflecting light
Images and text © Peter Blohm