AMNH 70.0/8323 Bharata Yuddha (?): Marching to battle (?)

Battle scene

Bharata Yuddha (?). A priest watches an army depart. The principal figures in the army are a refined prince at the front (Arjuna? a Bima-like figure below him, a light and a dark-skinned king (Kresna and Baladewa?) and a prince with red skin and a moustache. A modern work, made to be framed.

99 by 77 cm
Cloth (cotton)

Collection of the American Museum of Natural History

Depicts: Bharata Yuddha

Previously in the Bateson and Mead Collection

original institutional site