Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya

(Formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India)

Parvati and Ganesha

Parvati and Ganesha

Drawing
Rajasthan
18th century CE
9.2 x 10cms
Karl & Meherbai Khandalavala Collection
2009.422

Parvarti dressed in a saree sitting on a low seat with baby Ganesha on her lap. Her head his adorned with a crescent. By the side of the seat, there is an unfinished drawing of a seated man. Curtain like fold of drapery are seen behind the image.