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Krishna Holds Up Mount Govardhan

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"Krishna Holds Up Mount Govardhan to Shelter the Villagers of Braj", Folio from a Harivamsa (The Legend of Hari (Krishna)), ca. 1590–95
Present-day Pakistan, probably Lahore
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1928 (28.63.1)