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Viratapurusha et la déesse Tripurasundari Album de 136 illustrations de l'Histoire du monde ou Création de l'univers. Karikal (Tanjore) et pour quelques pages Masulipatam (Andhra), entre 1727 et 1758.


The Beginning of the Battle of Kurukshetra

Old Indian Arts

Hand-painted illustrations of zodiac figures accompanied by Thai text from an undated paper accordion manuscript. These are just gorgeous. Several at the source.

Hanumān stands on the banks of a body of water. He wears green shorts and has a pink shawl draped over his shoulder and chest. He wears a crown and jewel encrusted armlets. On his chest rests a floral garland and necklaces. He holds a mace in his right hand and the tip of his tail in his left hand. Company School, Patna, early 19th cent.

Goddess Varahi

Durga Slaying the Buffalo Demon, Raktabij, and Kali Lapping up the Demon’s Blood, Page from a Markandeya Purana Series Culture: Indian Medium: Opaque watercolor on paper Place Made: Chamba, Punjab Hills, India Dates: 1800-1825 Brooklyn Museum

An illustration to the Markandeya Purana: Durga astride her tiger attacking the Asuras, Guler, circa 1780 | Lot | Sotheby's

Durga Attacking the Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, and Human Forms of Mahisha, Folio from a Markandeya Purana (The Ancient Story of Markandeya) | LACMA Collections

A folio from the Devi Mahatmya, part of the Markandeya Purana: Vishnu sleeping on the sea-serpent on the face of the waters, Brahma seated on the lotus rising from his navel, the demons Madhu and Kaitabha about to attack Pahari, probably Basohli, early 19th Century