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Krishna and Gopis

c. 1660
with borders: 25 x 19.5 cm (9 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.); Painting only: 23.5 x 17.5 cm (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)
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While Radha waits for Krishna in her bower, he is flirting with other women of the cowherding community. Like a fickle lover, sometimes god abandons his devotee and showers blessings on others. Radha's companion comes to bring her the news of Krishna's playful, erotic activities.
Krishna and Gopis

Krishna and Gopis

c. 1660

Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar

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