A woman with a giant torch mesmerizes a deer. She may not be a member of the Bhil tribe (though her skirt resembles a Bhil skirt) but a lady of the court, indulging in a nocturnal adventure. This must have been a memorable event, with its own special mood, which the court artist was asked to preserve.
This ancient art piece of India raises various mysteries and technological advancements of our ancestors.
Place of Origin ~ India, #Rajasthan, Kotah
This art is stolen by Mughal’s and sold to various kinds of #mughal and #british era.
Somehow reached to the hands of John and Berthe #Ford later they donated to The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore #USA