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Image 01: Goddess Sarasvati

Goddess Sarasvati. India, West Bengal, Kolkata (Calcutta), Kalighat, c. 1850-75. Transparent, opaque, and metallic watercolors on paper 13 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches Stella Kramrisch Collection, 1994. Philadelphia Museum of Art.


Image 02: Goddess Durga

Durga Helps Rama Slay Ravana, Detail from a narrative scroll of the Ramayana. India, West Bengal, Birbhum District, early 20th century. Watercolor on paper, mounted on cotton. Entire scroll (cut in three parts): 278 x 28 inches Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1964. Philadelphia Museum of Art.


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