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SHARAD PURNIMA PICHWAI

Lot No
44
Description
Size : 39 x 32 in
Tempera on cloth
Estimate
Rs. 2,25,000 - 2,75,000

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additional information

This lot is a pictorial representation of the holy day, Sharad Purnima. The full moon in the figure has a special significance, considering Sharad Purnima is the first full moon night (Purnima) of the monsoon, which marks the onset of autumn (Sharad). On this occasion, a special dance is performed called Raas Leela by the gopis. The Pichwai has Shrinathji in the centre, flanked by beautiful Gopis, or Maidens on both sides.

This lot is a National Art Treasure - Non Exportable Item.
(Payment only in Indian Rupees)

This lot is categorised under the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act -1972, under Antiquities and Art Treasures Rule 1973, under section 16 of the above act.