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Megha Raga
(mid 18th century)
from a Ragamala series (mid 18th century)

Medium
opaque watercolour on wasli paper (Mewar sub-style)
Measurements
29.0 × 22.0 cm (image) 34.6 × 25.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Southern Rajasthan, India
Inscription
inscribed in ink (in devanagari script) on reverse: tank, the separated one [yet] desirous (of union): is meg[h] rag's wife [as are the other four]
Accession Number
AS157-1980
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1980
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A page from a ragamala series: Megha raga. Mewar sub-style. A blue-skinned lord is seated with his arm round a lady.