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Vishnu saves the elephant from the water-snake

Creation date: ca. 1835
Creation place: India

Other Information

Type: Watercolor Painting
Medium and Support: Opaque watercolor on paper
Credit Line: Edwin Binney 3rd Collection
Accession Number: 1990.1255
State/Province: Himachal Pradesh
Dimensions: 6 21/32 in. x 9 1/2 in. (16.9 cm x 24.1 cm)


Sotheby's, London, England (December 17, 1969 - December 17, 1969)

Layard, London, England (December 17, 1969 - December 17, 1969)

Edwin Binney 3rd, San Diego, California (December 17, 1969 - August 27, 1990)

San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California (August 27, 1990 - )


This object was included in the following exhibitions:

The Elephant in the Room: Indian Paintings from the Edwin Binney 3rd Collection The San Diego Museum of Art , 2/29/2020 - 7/18/2021


This object has the following bibliographic references:

Catalogue of Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures, Sotheby & Co.. London, England, December 17, 1969
Page Number: 32, Lot no. 158

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