Pandav Sabha

Raja Ravi Varma

  • Date: c. 1920
  • Dimensions: H: 23 cm, W: 17.5 cm
  • Medium: Oleograph
  • Region: Bombay (Mumbai)
  • Museum number: POP.00438

Oleograph depicting the Pandavas and their wife Draupadi from the epic Mahabharata. Seated on the throne are Yudhishtir and Draupadi accompanied by Nakul and Sahdev standing on either side. On the left side of the print are also seated Bhim and Arjun.

This oleograph by Raja Ravi Varma was reproduced and circulated by Anant Shivaji Desai, who took over the Ravi Varma Press after the death of the artist in 1906.

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