Mahābhārata, illustrated manuscript scroll, 1795 C.E.
Scope and Contents
- 1795 C.E.
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
1 linear metre (Custom wooden box with a crank handle.)
Christies, London, Arts of India, 12 June 2018, lot 81.
John Brockington, The Sanskrit Epics (Leiden: Brill, 1998)
On Baillie see: Martin Casey, ‘Baillie, John (1772-1833), of Leys Castle, Inverness and Devonshire Place, Mdx’, The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1820-1832. Edited by D.R. Fisher (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009), http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1820-1832/member/baillie-john-1772-1833 [accessed 13 August 2018]; and William H. Morley, 'Letters to the Secretary of the Royal Asiatic Society', The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, 6, 1 (1841), pp.11-41, https://www.jstor.org/stable/25207539 [accessed 22 August 2018].