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Savitri pleading with Yama for her husband's life. Chromolithograph.
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Culture
English
Title
Savitri pleading with Yama for her husband's life. Chromolithograph.
Work Type
Chromolithographs.
Material
chromolithograph ;
Measurements
border 32.8 x 23.9 cm
Description
1 print :
Savitri was the daughter of King Aswa-pati and wife of Satyavan. Satyavan was destined to die within a year of their marriage, but when the fatal day came, Savitri pleaded with Yama for her husband's life. So impressed was Yama of Savitri's devotion that he granted her three boons, but Savitri begged and followed Yama until he restored Satyavan to life
ID Number
Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
V0045024.jpg
SSID
24898471

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