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For text attribution and authorship of interpretative texts contained in the Mewar Ramayana Turning The Pages presentation please see the Mewar Ramayana digital reunification project page.

Known folios of the Balakanda, Book I of the Mewar Ramayana, are held in India by two institutions and a private collection. Folio images have been made available solely for the purpose of the digital reunification and copyright remains with their respective owners.

Painting and text images of folios with shelfmark Acc. No. 54.1/1 to Acc. No. 54.1/20 have been made available courtesy of the Trustees, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India), Mumbai, India. Copyright attestation for the above folios is intended for both text and painting images, and is marked at the foot of each interpretative text as:

© Trustees, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India), Mumbai, India

Painting and text images of folios with shelfmark Acc. No. 2009.303 to Acc. No. 2009.305 are part of the Karl and Meherbai Khandalavala collection bequeathed to CSMVS, and have been made available courtesy of the Trustees, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India), Mumbai, India. Copyright attestation for the above folios is intended for both text and painting images, and is marked at the foot of each interpretative text as:

© Trustees, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India), Mumbai, India

Painting and text images of the folio with shelfmark Baroda PG. 5A.64 B have been made available by the Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery. Copyright attestation for this folio is intended for both text and painting images, and is marked at the foot of the relevant interpretative text as:

© Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara, India

Painting and text images of folios with shelfmark C 1 to C 49 have been made available courtesy of a private collection. Copyright attestation for the above folios is intended for both text and painting images, and is marked at the foot of each interpretative text as:

© Private Collection, India

Please address all enquiries relating to images of the Balakanda to csmvsmumbai@gmail.com

British Library holdings

Painting and text images of all folios in the holdings of the British Library are among the materials which the Library considers to be in the Public Domain. These include all folios with shelfmark:

  • Add. MS 15296(1)
  • Add. MS 15296(2)
  • Add. MS 15297(1)
  • Add. MS 15297(1)
  • Add. MS 15297(2)
  • IO San 3621

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