Krishna with Cow
Title Krishna with Cow
Accession Number AM-MIN-647
Title2 Krishna with Cow
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Miniature Painting
Object Type Miniature Painting
Main Material Paper
Manufacturing Technique Water Colour
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data C.19th century CE
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Tanjore, Rajasthan
Origin Place Tanjore, Rajasthan
Find Place Tanjore, Rajasthan
Scribe NA
Style Tanjore
School Tanjore
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work C.19th Century CE
Inscription Painting is
Tribe NA
Costume Krishna in dhoti, pitambar and mukut.
Culture NA
Dimensions 64.77 x 40.64 cm
Brief Description Krishna is standing in tribhanga mudra beside the cow.
Detailed Description Picture shows Krishna standing in tribhanga mudara with the support of a bamboo stick to his chin, under a tree. He is wearing Vanmala and golden ornaments. Krishna stands beside a cow suckling her calf. All the gods and goddess have been depicted in the body of the cow. In the Indian mythology cow defined as 'Sarvdevamai Mata'. It is painted on wood. Sanskrit text has been written on the top right side of the painting.