The Sheepish Lover
Kalighat Painting, "Sheepish Lover". The dominant woman, whether wife or mistress, was a favourite theme of the Kalighat patuas. Here, a woman, rose in hand, leads her sheep-like lover on a leash. By Unknown artist of the Kalighat Style, Calcutta, 1865 [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Date : circa 1865
Location : Kalighat, Kolkata, West Bengal
Copyright : Public domain
Subject : Folk Paintings, 19th century Kalighat paintings, Patachitra
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