[INDIAN MINIATURE PAINTING]. TULSI DAS.
Ramcharitmanas [The Story of Lord Rama],
Battle scene from the Lanka Kand, verse 26.
Single fine illuminated miniature painting, ink and watercolour opaque colours on thick buff paper, heightened in gold, loose leaf from a monumental illuminated manuscript, in Awadhi, overall size 555 x 640 mm; text in single column, devanagari script, both sides of leaf framed within intricately painted floral decorative border illuminated in gilt, in a remarkably clean and attractive state of preservation; framed and glazed.