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Durga and Kali Approach the Gathered Armies of Chanda and Munda: Scene from the Devi Mahatmya

Date:
ca. 1780
Culture:
India (Himachal Pradesh, Guler)
Medium:
Graphite and ink on paper, pricked for transfer
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 7 5/8 in. (13.3 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Research Institute of the Scripps Clinic Gift, in honor of Lita Annenberg Hazen and Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.132.1
Not on view
This dynamic drawing was originally part of a set that was eventually transferred to other pages for completion. Here, the prick marks that were made to allow the pounce to function can be clearly seen, as can the somewhat smudged resulting lines.
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