Rasa and Raga

Rasa and Raga: Painting and Music in Indian Art

A Musician Charms a Mrig (Antelope)

Sunday, October 26, 2014, 3:00–4:30 p.m.

Introduction by Met curator John Guy, with lectures by Molly Emma Aitken and Allen Roda, and raga performance by Abhik Mukherjee and Ranendra Das.

This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition Ragamala: Picturing Sound.

Above: A Musician Charms a Mrig (Antelope) (detail), ca. 1825. Folio from a ragamala series (Garland of Musical Modes). India (Rajasthan, Kota). Ink and opaque watercolor on cloth. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Friends of Asian Art, Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Saul Gift, by exchange, 2001 (2001.747)

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Honoré Daumier  (French, 1808–1879) | A Theater Audience (detail), 19th century | 1972.118.203

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