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The description in English of the painting on this webpage is definitive. Any translation using Google translate is a guide only - its accuracy cannot be guaranteed and it is used at your own risk.
Illustration from a Rasikapriya: within a palace a Nayika (romantic heroine) converses with confidantes. Jodhpur, circa 1840-60. Gouache, silver and gold on wasli. 25.4 x 17.2cm
With thanks to Rosemary Crill and Tarun Pant for help with the text .
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Above: gilt and silver detail also the burnished surace reflecting light
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