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Category:Sritattvanidhi

English: The Sritattvanidhi ("The Illustrious Treasure of Realities") is an iconographic treatise written in the 19th century in Karnataka by the then Maharaja of Mysore, Krishnaraja Wodeyar III (b. 1794 - d. 1868). The Maharaja was a great patron of art and learning and was himself a scholar and writer. There are around 50 works ascribed to him. The first page of the Sritattvanidhi attributes authorship of the work to the Maharaja himself:
Nederlands: Sritattvanidhi (Śrītattvanidhi), de illustere schat van werkelijkheden, is een iconografisch verhandeling die in de 19e eeuw geschreven is door de orde van de toenmalige maharadja van Mysore, Krishnaraja Wodeyar III. Er zijn rond de vijftig werken die aan de maharadja worden toegeschreven.