UVaM - University of Virginia Art Museum

Collection

Leaf from a manuscript of the Kalpasutra: Mahavira in the Puspottara Heaven, c. 1465
India, Uttar Pradesh, Jaunpur
Opaque color and gold on paper,
4 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
Museum Purchase with Curriculum Support Funds,
1993.15

Leaf from a Bhagavata Purana: The cowherd women of Vraja observe the vow of Katyayani, c. 1520-1530
India, probably Delhi-Agra Region
Opaque color on paper,
6 3/4 x 9 inches
Museum Purchase with Curriculum Support Funds,
1994.11

Leaf from a Candayana manuscript: The hero Lorak's wife, Maina, and His Mother, Kholin, speaking with Surjan, the leader of a caravan, after Lorak has run off with Chanda, first half 16th c.
India, Delhi-Agra
Opaque color, ink and gold on paper,
9 3/4 x 7 9/16 inches
Museum Purchase with Curriculum Support Funds,
1999.20