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A page from a Ragamala series: Sri Raga
Nasiruddin (Indian)
2018.193CCCC0
Maharaja Sri Anand Singhji and his consort
Ustad Murad (Indian, active 1700s)
2018.195CCCC0
Lady Holding a Flower
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.194CCCC0
Five poses of Krishna making love, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
2018.187CCCC0
Prince Suraj Singh Rathor of Bikaner
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.188CCCC0
Krishna Exacts a toll from the Milkmaids, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
2018.186CCCC0
Ascetic Princess with Snakes in a Wilderness: Asavari Ragini, from a...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.190CCCC0
Raja Anup Singh (r. 1669-98) receives a courtier
Ruknuddin (Indian, active c. 1690)
2018.191CCCC0
Enthroned Rama and Sita receive homage from their monkey and bear allies
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Nurpur
2018.117CCCC0
Rama’s Brothers Bharata and Shatrughna set out from Ayodhya to find Rama...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Kangra
2018.119CCCC0
Taking of the Toll, Dana-lila
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.86CCCC0
Rao Ram Singh’s Elephant Gone Amok
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.177CCCC0
Krishna Celebrates Holi
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Guler
2018.104CCCC0
Rao Shiv Singh Chandrawat
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Marwar
2018.196CCCC0
Ravana’s sister complains that her nose was cut off by Lakshmana as the...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom
2018.107CCCC0
A Lady with Attendant and a Pair of Deer, probably Gujari Ragini of...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.108CCCC0
The Morning Toilette
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.115CCCC0
A Warrior Mounting a Held Horse, Saindhava Ragaputra of Shri, from a...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.90CCCC0
Rana Bhim Singh and Consort
attributed to Chokha (Indian, 1770-1830)
2018.150CCCC0
Krishna and Consort on a Palace Balcony with Musicians: Vukharo...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.179CCCC0
Lady Longing for her Lover, Varari Ragini of Dipak, from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.176CCCC0
Maharaja Abhai Singh, Equestrian, Watching Girls Swinging at the Teej...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Marwar, Rajput Kingdom of Jodhpur
2018.197CCCC0
Raja Bikram Singh of Guler (reigned 1661-85) Smoking
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.89CCCC0
A Rajput Warrior with Camel, Possibly Maru Ragini from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Amber or Southwestern India, Deccan
2018.168CCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Touching the Feet of Vasudeva and Devaki
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.85CCCC0
A Disconsolate Lady on a Terrace with Attendants
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Raghogarh
2018.185CCCC0
Malavi Ragini, from a Ragamala series
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.139CCCC0
Krishna under a canopy
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Raghogarh
2018.184CCCC0
A page from the Rasikapriya of Kesava Das
Central India, Malwa
2018.124CCCC0
Vasaksajja  Nayika
India, Nurpur
2018.116CCCC0
Svetambara Jain Teacher Giving Instruction
possibly by Sahib Ram (Indian, active 1745–1803)
2018.171CCCC0
Raja Chattar Singh smoking
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.109CCCC0
Radha’s Confidante Brings Her to Krishna
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Jaipur
2018.172CCCC0
The head priest (Tilakayat) Govardhanlalji makes offerings to Shri...
attributed to Ghasiram Hardev Sharma (Indian, 1866-1930)
2018.153CCCC0
A page from a Devi series
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer
2018.154CCCC0
The Heroine Who Waits Anxiously for Her Absent Lover (Utka Nayaka)
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Guler
2018.103CCCC0
Maharana Jawan Singh (r. 1828-38) in a forest holding a hawk
possibly by Ghasi (Indian, active c. 1820-36)
2018.149CCCC0
Worship of the Sun (Surya Puja)
attributed to Chokha (Indian, 1770-1830)
2018.151CCCC0
A Lady Plucking Flowers with Peacocks, Gunakali Ragini of Malkos, from...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar, Chawand
2018.136CCCC0
Ram Singh hunting buffalo
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kota
2018.180CCCC0
Rana Sangram Singh Worshipping a Linga under a Banyan Tree
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar
2018.144CCCC0
Worship of stone image of Shiva and Parvati within a lingam
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.112CCCC0
A Feast for the Gods
India, Kangra
2018.121CCCC0
Krishna Fluting
India, Rajasthan, Bundi
2018.157CCCC0
A European Lady holding a bottle and cup
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.143CCCC0
Descent of the Ganges
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Chamba
2018.111CCCC0
The Goddess Kali Standing upon a Mountaintop
attributed to Master of the court of Mandi (Indian)
2018.98CCCC0
The Heroine Who Waits Anxiously for Her Absent Lover (Utka Nayika)
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Chamba
2018.114CCCC0
Raja Hari Sen of Mandi (r. 1604-1623-37)
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2018.96CCCC0
Shirin and Farhad
attributed to Amar Das Bhatti (Indian, active 1800s)
2018.198CCCC0
Krishna and Radha Quarreling, from a Rasikapriya
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bundi
2018.158CCCC0
Two Elephants in Combat
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kota
2018.178CCCC0
Fertility worship of Krishna
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2018.97CCCC0
Drawing of a mans head with an unusual turban
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh
2018.174CCCC0
Shiva seated on a Throne in a landscape
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.113CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
A page from a Ragamala series: Sri Raga
Nasiruddin (Indian)
2018.193Color on paperPage: 27 x 18.4 cm (10 5/8 x 7 1/4 in.); Miniature: 15 x 10 cm (5 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharaja Sri Anand Singhji and his consort
Ustad Murad (Indian, active 1700s)
2018.195Color on paperPage: 22.2 x 16.8 cm (8 3/4 x 6 5/8 in.); Miniature: 15.2 x 10.8 cm (6 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Page from a Bhagavata Purana:  Nanda and the elders in council with the...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
2018.192Color on paperPage: 30 x 38 cm (11 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Miniature: 22.5 x 31.1 cm (8 7/8 x 12 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Lady Holding a Flower
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.194Opaque watercolor and gold on paperMiniature: 19.7 x 10 cm (7 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Five poses of Krishna making love, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
2018.187Color on paperMiniature: 17.5 x 25.4 cm (6 7/8 x 10 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Prince Suraj Singh Rathor of Bikaner
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.188Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 20.5 x 13.4 cm (8 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Miniature: 11.2 x 6.4 cm (4 7/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna Exacts a toll from the Milkmaids, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bikaner
2018.186Color on paperPage: 21.6 x 29.2 cm (8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ascetic Princess with Snakes in a Wilderness: Asavari Ragini, from a...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bikaner
2018.190Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 25.8 x 18.2 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/16 in.); Miniature: 19.7 x 12.7 cm (7 3/4 x 5 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Anup Singh (r. 1669-98) receives a courtier
Ruknuddin (Indian, active c. 1690)
2018.191Color on paperPage: 25 x 18.3 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/16 in.); Miniature: 20 x 14.3 cm (7 7/8 x 5 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Athai-dvipa: The two and a half continents, the universe in the shape of...
India, Gujarat
2018.201Opaque watercolor on cloth83.8 x 155 cm (33 x 61 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Enthroned Rama and Sita receive homage from their monkey and bear allies
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Nurpur
2018.117Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 40 x 28.6 cm (15 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.); Miniature: 23.7 x 15 cm (9 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Shiva and His Followers Approach Mount Kailash, from a Romance of...
Eastern India, Odisha
2018.175Opaque watercolor and lampblack on palm leafLeaf: 5.1 x 41 cm (2 x 16 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Rama’s Brothers Bharata and Shatrughna set out from Ayodhya to find Rama...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Kangra
2018.119Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 24.8 x 35.7 cm (9 3/4 x 14 1/16 in.); Miniature: 20.3 x 30.6 cm (8 x 12 1/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Taking of the Toll, Dana-lila
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.86Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 26 x 20 cm (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Rao Ram Singh’s Elephant Gone Amok
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.177Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 20 x 41.6 cm (7 7/8 x 16 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna Celebrates Holi
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Guler
2018.104Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 21 x 29.2 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.); Miniature: 15.6 x 24 cm (6 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Rao Shiv Singh Chandrawat
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Marwar
2018.196Opaque watercolor and gold on paperMiniature: 31.8 x 22.2 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ravana’s sister complains that her nose was cut off by Lakshmana as the...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom
2018.107Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 21.6 x 31.8 cm (8 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.); Miniature: 18.4 x 28.9 cm (7 1/4 x 11 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Lady with Attendant and a Pair of Deer, probably Gujari Ragini of...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.108Opaque watercolor on paperPage: 21.7 x 15.4 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/16 in.); Miniature: 16.5 x 15.4 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The Morning Toilette
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.115Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 26.7 x 18.9 cm (10 1/2 x 7 7/16 in.); Miniature: 21.9 x 13.6 cm (8 5/8 x 5 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Warrior Mounting a Held Horse, Saindhava Ragaputra of Shri, from a...
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.90Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 26.1 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.); Miniature: 21 x 14.6 cm (8 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Rana Bhim Singh and Consort
attributed to Chokha (Indian, 1770-1830)
2018.150Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paperMiniature: 24.8 x 15.9 cm (9 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna and Consort on a Palace Balcony with Musicians: Vukharo...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.179Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paperPage: 32.7 x 23.8 cm (12 7/8 x 9 3/8 in.); Miniature: 18.8 x 12.7 cm (7 3/8 x 5 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Lady Longing for her Lover, Varari Ragini of Dipak, from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Kota
2018.176Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paperPage: 30.2 x 24.2 cm (11 7/8 x 9 1/2 in.); Miniature: 21 x 11.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharaja Abhai Singh, Equestrian, Watching Girls Swinging at the Teej...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Marwar, Rajput Kingdom of Jodhpur
2018.197Opaque watercolor, ink, tin, and gold on paperMiniature: 29.9 x 19.4 cm (11 3/4 x 7 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Bikram Singh of Guler (reigned 1661-85) Smoking
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.89Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 21.9 x 28.9 cm (8 5/8 x 11 3/8 in.); Miniature: 17.2 x 24.1 cm (6 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Rajput Warrior with Camel, Possibly Maru Ragini from a Ragamala
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Amber or Southwestern India, Deccan
2018.168Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperMiniature: 26 x 17.6 cm (10 1/4 x 6 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Touching the Feet of Vasudeva and Devaki
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom, probably Chamba
2018.85Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 28.6 x 21.6 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Disconsolate Lady on a Terrace with Attendants
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Raghogarh
2018.185Opaque watercolor, ink, silver, and gold on paperPage: 28.3 x 22.9 cm (11 1/8 x 9 in.); Miniature: 23.5 x 15.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ragamala series: Ramakali Ragini of Hindol Raga
India, Rajasthan, Bundi
2018.156Gum tempera on paperPage: 21.3 x 12.4 cm (8 3/8 x 4 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Malavi Ragini, from a Ragamala series
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.139Color on paperPage: 37.5 x 29.2 cm (14 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna under a canopy
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Raghogarh
2018.184Gum tempera and gold on paperPage: 26.7 x 17.8 cm (10 1/2 x 7 in.); Miniature: 22.9 x 14 cm (9 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Bhagavata Purana series: A Brahmin gives Krishna the...
Central India, Malwa
2018.133Color on paperPage: 17.1 x 19.7 cm (6 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharana Ari Singh (c. 1761-73) and his consort on a terrace
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.147Color on paperPage: 46 x 30.9 cm (18 1/8 x 12 3/16 in.); Miniature: 41 x 24.5 cm (16 1/8 x 9 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from the Rasikapriya of Kesava Das
Central India, Malwa
2018.124Color on paperPage: 19.7 x 16.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A couple seated against two pillows engaged in sex,  from an erotic series
India, Chamba style
2018.110Color on paperPage: 21.3 x 19.7 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Vasaksajja  Nayika
India, Nurpur
2018.116Color on paperPage: 28.6 x 20.3 cm (11 1/4 x 8 in.); Miniature: 24.5 x 16.2 cm (9 5/8 x 6 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from Rasikapriya of Kesava Das: Krishna and the Gopas Dive into a...
Central India, Malwa
2018.126Color on paperPage: 20.6 x 17.8 cm (8 1/8 x 7 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ramayana: A night scene of Rama, Lakshman and Sita before...
Central India, Malwa
2018.129Color on paperPage: 18.1 x 15.6 cm (7 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Page from a Bhagavata Purana: Krishna quells the Snake demon, Kaliya
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.141Ink and color on paperPage: 40.8 x 23 cm (16 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.); Miniature: 36.9 x 19.1 cm (14 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Svetambara Jain Teacher Giving Instruction
possibly by Sahib Ram (Indian, active 1745–1803)
2018.171Color on paperPage: 20 x 27.9 cm (7 7/8 x 11 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ragamala series: Asavari Ragini
India, Sirohi
2018.199Color on paperPage: 22.2 x 16.5 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.); Miniature: 18.4 x 13.3 cm (7 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A noble, probably Raja Gaur Sen, receives another noble
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2018.99Color on paperPage: 20 x 14.9 cm (7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Chattar Singh smoking
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.109Page: 19.7 x 15.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 in.); Miniature: 16.5 x 12.7 cm (6 1/2 x 5 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Radha’s Confidante Brings Her to Krishna
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Jaipur
2018.172Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paperPage: 28.3 x 39.4 cm (11 1/8 x 15 1/2 in.); Miniature: 21.6 x 31.4 cm (8 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The head priest (Tilakayat) Govardhanlalji makes offerings to Shri...
attributed to Ghasiram Hardev Sharma (Indian, 1866-1930)
2018.153Color on paperPage: 28.6 x 21.9 cm (11 1/4 x 8 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Devi series
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer
2018.154Color on paperMiniature: 24.8 x 21 cm (9 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The Heroine Who Waits Anxiously for Her Absent Lover (Utka Nayaka)
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Guler
2018.103Gum tempera and gold on paperPage: 24.8 x 18.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/8 in.); Miniature: 21 x 15.1 cm (8 1/4 x 5 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Devangandhari Ragini of Hindola
India, Baghal
2018.87Opaque watercolor on paperMiniature: 21 x 18.4 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Rathor Noble Visiting a Digambara holy man at a Vishnu Shrine,...
India, Marwar
2018.202Color on paperPage: 33.4 x 29.3 cm (13 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharana Jawan Singh (r. 1828-38) in a forest holding a hawk
possibly by Ghasi (Indian, active c. 1820-36)
2018.149Color on paperPage: 31.2 x 23.9 cm (12 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Painting: 21.6 x 13.8 cm (8 1/2 x 5 7/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Worship of the Sun (Surya Puja)
attributed to Chokha (Indian, 1770-1830)
2018.151Color on paperPage: 23.8 x 17.1 cm (9 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.); Miniature: 20.3 x 13.3 cm (8 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharaja Sangram Singh and his court observe a fight between tigers and...
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.145Color on paperPainting: 48.3 x 53.4 cm (19 x 21 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Lady Plucking Flowers with Peacocks, Gunakali Ragini of Malkos, from...
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar, Chawand
2018.136Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper20.6 x 18.1 cm (8 1/8 x 7 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Prince Mathu Singh on a blue horse
India, Jatoli
2018.164Color on paperPage: 27.7 x 23.8 cm (10 7/8 x 9 3/8 in.); Miniature: 21.9 x 18.1 cm (8 5/8 x 7 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Equestrian Raj Singh II, son of Pratap Singh (r. 1752-55)
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.148Color on paper40 x 28 cm (15 3/4 x 11 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ragamala Manuscript: Todi Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Amber
2018.167Color on paperMiniature: 21.6 x 19.4 cm (8 1/2 x 7 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Madhava in a tent before a ruler, from a Madhavanala Kamakandala series
India, Bilaspur
2018.92Color on paperPage: 21.6 x 30.8 cm (8 1/2 x 12 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Nakiya, probably Proshitaperyasi Nayika
India, Jammu
2018.100Color on paperMiniature: 21 x 14 cm (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ram Singh hunting buffalo
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kota
2018.180Color on paperPage: 31.5 x 41 cm (12 3/8 x 16 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharana Jagat Singh dressed as a Bhil, hunting deer at night
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.146Color on paperPage: 17.2 x 24.8 cm (6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Shri Raga, from a Ragamala series; Three musicians perform before a noble
Central India, Malwa
2018.131Color on paper20.8 x 16.5 cm (8 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Sultan Ibrahim ibn Adham of Balkh visited by angels
India, Rajasthan, Bundi
2018.160Color on paperPage: 24.2 x 32.8 cm (9 1/2 x 12 15/16 in.); Miniature: 17.2 x 25.7 cm (6 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna Abhisarika Nayika, from a Rasikapriya manuscript
India, Rajasthan, Amber
2018.166Color on paperMiniature: 12.1 x 12.7 cm (4 3/4 x 5 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Muchukanda enters the Gandhamadana mountains; Muchukanda departs...
attributed to Fattu (Indian)
2018.83Color on paperPage: 30 x 40.6 cm (11 13/16 x 16 in.); Miniature: 24.2 x 35.2 cm (9 1/2 x 13 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Gunakari Ragini, from Ragamala series; Two ladies examine a bush growing...
Central India, Malwa
2018.130Page: 21 x 16.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from the Devi-Mahatmya: The Goddess as the Drinker of the Demon...
Central India, Malwa
2018.128Color on paperPage: 16.2 x 25.7 cm (6 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Double sided leaf from a Rasikapriya series
Central India, Malwa
2018.125Color on paper21.5 x 17.2 cm (8 7/16 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
King and Queen in Zenana: Sandehi Ragini, Wife of Bhairava, from the ...
India, Basohli
2018.82Color on paperPage: 20.3 x 19.7 cm (8 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Rana Sangram Singh Worshipping a Linga under a Banyan Tree
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Mewar
2018.144Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 24.8 x 18.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.); Miniature: 23.2 x 16.8 cm (9 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A group of women in ecstasy before before Madhava, from a Madhavanala...
India, Bilaspur
2018.91Color on paperPage: 21.9 x 31.2 cm (8 5/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Worship of stone image of Shiva and Parvati within a lingam
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.112Color on paperPage: 37.5 x 23.5 cm (14 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A Feast for the Gods
India, Kangra
2018.121Color on paperPage: 28 x 29.4 cm (11 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Ram Singh (?) worships Krishna as Brij Nathji (the bridegroom)
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kota
2018.181Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna Fluting
India, Rajasthan, Bundi
2018.157Color on paperPage: 21.9 x 14.3 cm (8 5/8 x 5 5/8 in.); Miniature: 17.2 x 9.5 cm (6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A European Lady holding a bottle and cup
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.143Color on paperMiniature: 45.5 x 30.3 cm (17 15/16 x 11 15/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Descent of the Ganges
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Chamba
2018.111Gum tempera and gold on paperPage: 21 x 29.8 cm (8 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.); Miniature: 17.8 x 26.7 cm (7 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The Goddess Kali Standing upon a Mountaintop
attributed to Master of the court of Mandi (Indian)
2018.98Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 28 x 18.4 cm (11 x 7 1/4 in.); Miniature: 24.8 x 15.2 cm (9 3/4 x 6 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The Heroine Who Waits Anxiously for Her Absent Lover (Utka Nayika)
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Pahari Kingdom of Chamba
2018.114Gum tempera and gold on paperPage: 26 x 17.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 in.); Miniature: 24.5 x 16.5 cm (9 5/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Hari Sen of Mandi (r. 1604-1623-37)
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2018.96Page: 31.8 x 17.8 cm (12 1/2 x 7 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Shirin and Farhad
attributed to Amar Das Bhatti (Indian, active 1800s)
2018.198Color on paperPage: 29.8 x 19.6 cm (11 3/4 x 7 11/16 in.); Miniature: 28.6 x 17.8 cm (11 1/4 x 7 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Krishna and Radha Quarreling, from a Rasikapriya
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Rajput Kingdom of Bundi
2018.158Gum tempera and gold on paperPage: 28.3 x 18.4 cm (11 1/8 x 7 1/4 in.); Miniature: 26.4 x 15.3 cm (10 3/8 x 6 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
From a series of female portraits: A lady at a jharoka window holding a...
India, Rajasthan, Sawar
2018.182Color on paperPage: 28 x 25.2 cm (11 x 9 15/16 in.); Miniature: 24.8 x 21.6 cm (9 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Two Elephants in Combat
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kota
2018.178Page: 35.6 x 53.4 cm (14 x 21 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Rasikapriya series: Krishna and Radha and the Sakhis with...
Central India, Malwa
2018.132Color on paperPage: 22.9 x 16.2 cm (9 x 6 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Maharaja Balwant Singh of Ratlam in procession with his relatives and...
Kushala (Indian, active c. 1825)
2018.152Color on paper27.9 x 32.7 cm (11 x 12 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Noble seated on an outdoor parapet worshiping a shrine of Krishna fluting
India, Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior ?
2018.135Color on paper25.1 x 20 cm (9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ramayana: Vamana avatar of Vishnu (Trivikrama)
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school
2018.142Ink on paperPurchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Fertility worship of Krishna
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi
2018.97Color on paperPage: 28.8 x 21.5 cm (11 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.); Miniature: 23.5 x 16.4 cm (9 1/4 x 6 7/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Raja Ram Chand of Amber ? hunting wild boar (r. 1667-1688)
India, Rajasthan, Amber
2018.169Color on paperMiniature: 26 x 37.8 cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Drawing of a mans head with an unusual turban
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh
2018.174Color on paperMiniature: 22.6 x 16.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Bhagavata Purana: After Krishna bound Rukma (Rukmini’s...
Central India, Malwa
2018.127Color on paperPage: 16.9 x 20 cm (6 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Miniature: 14 x 17.8 cm (5 1/2 x 7 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A page from a Ragamala series: Lalita Ragini
Central India, Malwa
2018.123Color on paperPage: 19.1 x 16.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Inside a building, Madhava sits facing a man holding a scale, from a...
India, Bilaspur
2018.95Color on paperPage: 21.6 x 31.4 cm (8 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
A woman faints before a prince, a night scene from a Madhavanala...
India, Bilaspur
2018.94Color on paperPage: 20.3 x 31.2 cm (8 x 12 5/16 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Shiva seated on a Throne in a landscape
Indian, Himachal Pradesh, Chamba region
2018.113Color on paperPage: 30.5 x 21.9 cm (12 x 8 5/8 in.); Miniature: 28 x 19.7 cm (11 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase and partial gift from the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim Collection; Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0