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The Demon Ravana is in his Stronghold in the City of Lanka, a page from a mansucript of the Ramayana
The Demon Ravana is in his Stronghold in the City of Lanka, a page from a mansucript of the Ramayana
Artist:
Date:
early 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Opaque Watercolor And Gold On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 258 x 412 mm (10 3/16 x 16 1/4 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Provenance:

Provenance: William Theo Brown and Paul Wonner Collection;
Appraisal from Terence McInerny, Greater India Co., dated 15 Nov. 1983 with description and bibliographical reference (see file).

Accession Number:
1983.2.43
Acquisition Date:
1983-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Paul Wonner

Exhibition History:

CPLH: Recent Acquisitions of the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts: Part I, 1500-1940, 12 Jan - 17 March, 1985;

complex scene in fortified area surrounded by moat: three appearances of figure with four faces (Vishnu?), figures with animal heads, man on elephant, monkey face with horse