The colour detail of the block printed sari's is very captivating in this image. I've tried finding it in V's online catelogue to no avail.  The marriage of Krishna's parents. From a dispersed manuscript of the Bhagavata Purana. Rajasthan? 1525-1550.  From V's Indian Court Painting by Andrew Topsfield.

The colour detail of the block printed sari's is very captivating in this image. I've tried finding it in V's online catelogue to no avail. The marriage of Krishna's parents. From a dispersed manuscript of the Bhagavata Purana. Rajasthan? 1525-1550. From V's Indian Court Painting by Andrew Topsfield.

Attributed to the Early Master at the Court of Mandi. Narada warns Kamsa. An illustration to the Bhagavata Purana, Gouache and gold on paper, Mandi, ca. 1635-50

Attributed to the Early Master at the Court of Mandi. Narada warns Kamsa. An illustration to the Bhagavata Purana, Gouache and gold on paper, Mandi, ca. 1635-50

Yashoda (Sanskrit: यशोदा) was wife of Nanda within the Puranic texts of Hinduism. Within the Bhagavata Purana it is described that Yasoda later became the foster-mother to Krishna, who was born to Devaki but was given to Yashoda and Nanda in Gokul, by Krishna's father Vasudeva on the night of his birth, for his protection from Devaki's brother, the king of Mathura, Kansa.

Yashoda (Sanskrit: यशोदा) was wife of Nanda within the Puranic texts of Hinduism. Within the Bhagavata Purana it is described that Yasoda later became the foster-mother to Krishna, who was born to Devaki but was given to Yashoda and Nanda in Gokul, by Krishna's father Vasudeva on the night of his birth, for his protection from Devaki's brother, the king of Mathura, Kansa.

The Eternal Dance: Rasamandala. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Series: Krishna dances with the cowgirls; The Circular Dance Suite: Bhagavata Purana,  India Court: Malwa, 1st quarter 18th century, SDMA

The Eternal Dance: Rasamandala. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Series: Krishna dances with the cowgirls; The Circular Dance Suite: Bhagavata Purana, India Court: Malwa, 1st quarter 18th century, SDMA

Krishna loosens Radha's hair. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Series: The Ancient Text of the Lord, Suite: Bhagavata Purana, India, ca. 1755

Krishna loosens Radha's hair. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, Series: The Ancient Text of the Lord, Suite: Bhagavata Purana, India, ca. 1755

Miniature Paintings and Sculptures on Krsna: With particular reference to Bhagavata Purana and Other Texts. Shantilal Nagar

Miniature Paintings and Sculptures on Krsna: With particular reference to Bhagavata Purana and Other Texts. Shantilal Nagar

The Demon Hiranyaksha Departs the Demon Palace (detail) / Folio from a Bhagavata Purana Series / Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper, ca. 1740 / The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Demon Hiranyaksha Departs the Demon Palace (detail) / Folio from a Bhagavata Purana Series / Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paper, ca. 1740 / The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Nathdwara, Rajasthan. Bhagavata Purana illustration showing the snake-demon Aghasura & Krishna with Balarama. Gouache & silver. Circa late 18th/early 19th century.

Nathdwara, Rajasthan. Bhagavata Purana illustration showing the snake-demon Aghasura & Krishna with Balarama. Gouache & silver. Circa late 18th/early 19th century.

Vishnu and Satyabhama on Garuda  Illustration to a Bhagavata Purana Series.  Late 18th Century. Bundi, India. (via Pundole’s)

Vishnu and Satyabhama on Garuda Illustration to a Bhagavata Purana Series. Late 18th Century. Bundi, India. (via Pundole’s)

Bhagavata Purana manuscript, c. 1640 Bundi School - Krishna dances over the Kaliya Naag in river Yamuna, while Kaliya's wives are praying to Krishna for his mercy. On the banks are people of Gokula, Krishna's father Nanda and his brother Balarama - Old Indian Arts

Bhagavata Purana manuscript, c. 1640 Bundi School - Krishna dances over the Kaliya Naag in river Yamuna, while Kaliya's wives are praying to Krishna for his mercy. On the banks are people of Gokula, Krishna's father Nanda and his brother Balarama - Old Indian Arts

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