AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.

AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.
AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.
AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.
AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.
AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.

AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.

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AN ILLUSTRATION TO A SAT SAI SERIES OF BIHARI. KRISHNA AND RADHA LOST IN EACH OTHERS GAZE.

KRISHNA AND RADHA SIT IN A MARBLED PAVILION FACING EACH OTHER EACH HOLDING A LOTUS FLOWER OBLIVIOUS OF ALL THE ANIMAL AND BIRD ONLOOKERS.
A CHARMING ILLUSTRATION.

AMBER OR MEWAR,RAJASTHAN,CIRCA 1680.



OPAQUE PIGMENTS ON PAPER WITH RED BORDER. LINE OF NAGARI SCRIPT TO REVERSE.


OVERALL PAINTING SIZE; 7.9 INCHES BY 5.5 INCHES. 20CM BY 14CM.




PRICE £POA  GBP. 

NOTE; THE SAT SAI OR "SEVEN HUNDRED" VERSES IS AN EARLY VERNACULAR TEXT WRITTEN IN THE EARLY BRAJ BHASHA PROTO-DIALECT OF HINDI. IT FOLLOWS IN THE TRADITION OF RELIGIOUS TEXTS FOCUSING ON THE ROMANCE OF KRISHNA AND RADHA. THE WORK ITSELF CONTAINS COUPLETS ON NEEIT (MORAL LESSONS),SHRINGARA (LOVE) AND MOST IMPORTANTLY BHAKTI (DEVOTION). BIHARI LAL WAS A POET AT THE COURT OF MUGHAL EMPEROR SHAH JAHAN WHO WAS LATER INVITED BY RAJA  JAI SINGH OF AMBER TO MOVE TO HIS COURT. IT IS AT AMBER THAT BIHARI LAL IS SUPPOSED TO HAVE COMPOSED THE SAT SAI.

NOTE; TRANSLITERATION OF TEXT; SHRI KISHAN SINGJI SON OF RAV RAJA DALEL SINGHJI ? WHERE KISHAN SINGH WAS RULER OF THAT AREA, (1607-1667-DIED 1692). PROBABLY A COMMISSION PAINTING BY THIS RULER WHOSE NAME IS ON THE REVERSE TEXT.
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