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One male and one female figure are seated on a low-rise bed, in an open terrace. The male draws his bow. A pavilion is represented in the background. It is nighttime. A short verse is painted above the depicted scene. The colors are bright.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School
Ragamala: Vighasa Ragini
1795 – 1805

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Rama, classical pose of the God who carries a quiver of arrows across right shoulder
18th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel and Dr. and Mrs. Steven J. Figiel.
A centaur dominates the foreground of this image. This is a half man-half horse creature, framed by a green field and cloudy sky. He holds a bow and arrow in his hands. A water body runs below the centaur.
Artist Unknown, India, Rajasthan, Jaipur School
Page from an Indian zodiac manuscript: Dhanus (possibly Sagittarius)
1835 – 1845
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Folk archer
1600 – 1799
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Leo S. Figiel

Henri Salembier
Design for a Vertical Panel (1 of a set of 12)
Museum Purchase

Max Klinger
Amor (Amor), pl. 10 from 'A Glove' (Ein Handschuh), Opus VI
1878 – 1881
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern

Christophe Huet
Trophy with Attributes of the Hunt
18th century
Museum Purchase
Alongside a block of calligraphic text a red rectable sets off an illustrative space. In the bottom right corner of the illustration a woman dances, and on the left a larger figure pulls an arrow taught in a bow.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Kalpasutra manuscript, leaf: The Courtesan Kosha and the King's Charioteer (fol. no. 102v)
1400 – 1432
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
This 6-fold screen is a depiction of the Battle of Genji and Heike. In samurai armor, the Heike forces approach by ship from the left, while Genji forces rush to the shore on horseback and on foot—drawing the viewer’s attention to the center of the screens, where their confrontation will finally take place. The Heike forces can be identified by the red banners on their ships, while the Genji clan carries white banners.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Battle of the Genji and Heike Forces
1573 – 1650

Joannes Charalampos
St. Demetrius

George Cruikshank
Copy of a Print by Gilray
1782 – 1878
Gift of George Foreman Green
Drawing of militaristic angels approaching two men fighting at sea. One angels holds a bow and above and to the right are three more angels carrying clouds. On the left of the image is a serpent curled around a tree.
William Blake
1757 – 1827
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker