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The creation of the world and Vishnu as the boar Varaha conquering the demon Hiranyaksha
(19th century)
from a Bhagavata Purana manuscript (19th century)

Medium
opaque watercolour and gold paint on wasli paper (Deccan school)
Measurements
12.8 × 38.3 cm (image) 17.2 × 42.6 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
India
Accession Number
AS1-1957
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Major G. B. Walker, 1957
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Gallery location
Level 1, NGV International