Encounters in Mathura: Page from a Dispersed Bhagavata Purana (Ancient Stories of Lord Vishnu)
India (Madhya Pradesh, Malwa)
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper
7 9/16 x 14 3/16 in. (19.2 x 36 cm)
Gift of Daniel J. Slott, 1978
Not on view
In this triple-register scene, the nobility of Mathura watch as Krishna and Balarama participate in the bow sacrifice and other heroic deeds (Bhagavata Purana 10.42.15-.22).