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Indian Miniature Paintings

"Indian Miniature Paintings"

Asian Gallery (Toyokan) Room 13  February 13, 2019 (Wed) - March 10, 2019 (Sun)

Ladies Enjoying Music by Riverbank(detail), By Murshidabad school, India, 18th century

Indian miniature paintings established a uniquely meticulous, colorful, and passionate style, with various painting schools. An appeal of the paintings to viewers is the abundance of elements vividly contained each picture, such as myths, music, and nature.

Current exhibit includes:
Quarreling Man and Woman, By Malwa school, India, Second half of 17th century
Royal Lady Looking in Mirror and Applying Makeup, By Malwa school, India, Early 18th century