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Loving couple lie in erotic asana (position) on a palace terrace at night . Kangra circa 1830-40. Opaque watercolour with gold on wasli. 20.2 x 14.6cm.
For others from the same series see Indian and Islamic Paintings and Manuscripts, Oliver Forge & Brendan Lynch, 2009, cat. 24; this website's 2013 archive
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Above: gilt detail reflecting light
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