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Kansa, the king of Mathura orders demons into his presence
early 17 century A.D.
Painting ink, gouache, and gold on paper India, Popular Mughal h 6 -5/16 x w 7 -1/2
The king Kamsa sits in a pavilion with a lady holding a fly-whick behind him and greets a mendicant. Outside stand four fanciful demons.
Indian Miniature Paintings
UC Berkeley, Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive
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