Vishnu on Garuda Slaying a Demon
Attributed to the Seu Family possibly Manaku (active ca. 1725–60)
India (Pahari Hills, Guler)
Ink and wash on paper
Image (sight): 8 1/2 x 12 3/8 in. (21.6 x 31.4 cm)
Gift of Subhash Kapoor, in memory of his parents, Smt Shashi Kanta and Shree Parshotam Ram Kapoor, 2008
Not on view
This preparatory sketch can be assigned to an atelier established by Pandit Seu of Guler that was continued by his sons Manaku and Nainsukh as well as their followers. While it is possible that Manaku himself executed this sketch, variations in style could indicate production by his workshop.