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The Manley Ragamala

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1973,0917,0.8

  • Title (object)

    • The Manley Ragamala
  • Description

    Album Leaf (recto). Ragamala. 'Asavari Ragini'. A tribal woman in a peacock-feather skirt charms the snakes out of the trees. With inscription. Painted on Paper.

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1610 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 20.7 centimetres (image only)
    • Width: 14.7 centimetres (image only)
    • Height: 27 centimetres (dimensions of album (closed))
    • Width: 18.8 centimetres (dimensions of album (closed))
    • Depth: 2.7 centimetres (dimensions of album (closed))
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
  • Bibliography

    • Dallapiccola 2006 p.61 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2017 6 May-25 Jun, Derby Museum & Art Gallery, Music of Courtly India
    2017 30 Jun-26 Aug, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, Music of Courtly India

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1973

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    1973,0917,0.8

Album Leaf (recto). General subject - ragamala. 'Asavari Ragini' man with snakes sitting amongst rocks,+inscription. Painted on Paper.

Recto

Album Leaf (recto). General subject - ragamala. 'Asavari Ragini' man with snakes sitting amongst rocks,+inscription. Painted on Paper.

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