Krishna, seated on a throne, holds a letter from his future wife, Rukmini, delivered by the Brahmin standing before him (Bhagavata Purana 10.52.37-.43).
The gopas (cowherds) of Brindavan, peacefully herding their cows by a pond, are suddenly disrupted by Bakasura, one of the demons sent by Kamsa to kill Krishna.
Dedicatoria : "To the Right Worshipful the Alderman, Recorder, Capital Burgefses, and Common Council, o the Borough of Bury St. Edmunds, in the County of Sufolk This Plan is humbly Inscribed, by their Worships ... more
Scale ca. 1:700,000. "As it appears from its present condition, many marks and traces, what it with great probability can be ascertain'd to have been in former ages; thus sketch'd to the better distinguishing H... more
Illus. in: Samuel Pegge, The Forme of Cury, a Roll of Ancient English Cookery, London : J. Nichols, 1780, title page. Reference copy may be in LCQJ, Spring 1981, p. 80. This record contains unverified, old data... more