SIX DEVOTIONAL ILLUSTRATIONS WITH JAIN SAINTS (TIRTHANKARAS)
Jaipur and Jodhpur Schools, Rajasthan, North-Western India, mid to late 19th century
Opaque pigments and gold on paper, comprising four devotional painted icons of Jain Tirthankaras, each one accompanied by the identifying attribute and name written in white ink Devanagari script at the top of the painting, each approx. 14.7cm x 10cm; a similar image with an enthroned Jain saint flanked by two attendants with fly-whisks, 9.5cm x 8.5cm; and a Jodhpuri painting illustrating the worship of a Tirthankara on the Bheruji Mountain, several shrines and the nature livened by a number of animals and birds, 15.7cm x 14cm.
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