16.

Rama and Sita

Bilaspur, 1690-1700

Opaque pigments with gold on paper, red border with black and white rules

17.8 by 12 cm., 7 by 4 5/8 in. painting

21.5 by 15.2 cm., 8 ½ by 6 in. folio

 

Inscriptions

On the upper border in takri characters

 

Provenance

Nasli Heeramaneck (1902-70), New York

Dr. Claus Virch (1927-2012), Paris