AMNH 70/1709 Bharata Yuddha: Death of Siti Sundari

Date range: 1830 - 1880

Thought at one stage to have been the death of Satyawati, this painting better corresponds to the Bharatayuddha's version of the death of Siti Sundari

Originally described as "Battle Scene."

216 by 71 cm
Cloth (cotton)

Painted at: Kamasan village

Collection of the American Museum of Natural History

Depicts: Bharata Yuddha

Previously in the Doremus Missionary Collection

original institutional site