A Holy Man (Rishi)
Shadow puppet, probably for a performance of one of the Hindu epics
Shadow Puppet in the Form of a Holy Man (Rishi)

Artist/maker unknown, Indian

Geography:
Made in Andhra Pradesh, India, Asia
or made in Telangana, India, Asia

Date:
19th century

Medium:
Watercolor on leather, wood frame

Dimensions:
12 1/2 × 10 inches (31.8 × 25.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1970-77-1

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Director's Discretionary Fund, 1970

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