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Taraka standing on a dead body. Coloured lithograph.

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26229i
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Description

Tārakā was the daughter of the demon Sunda who ravaged the countryside and was eventually killed by Rāma with an arrow, after having her arms, nose and ears cut off

Publication/Creation

Calcutta (185 Bowbazar Street) : Calcutta Art Studio.

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; border 19.7 x 16.3 cm

Lettering

Tárá. Copyright reserved.

Lettering note

Lettering also in Devanagari script

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26229i

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Languages

  • English
  • Bengali


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