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Boar Avatar of Vishnu Defeating the Ass Demon
Boar Avatar of Vishnu Defeating the Ass Demon
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1800
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Brush And Black Watercolor On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 246 x 211 mm (9 11/16 x 8 5/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1963.24.685
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Indian Miniatures and Drawings from the Permanent Collection. March 18 - April 30, 1978.

crowned male figure with boar’s head, holding sword over his right shoulder, left hand(one of two) on the donkey’s head from decapitated figure beneath his feet, four faced Vishnu watching from left, two attendants at right, two animals in clouds

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