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Ancestor portrait of Mian Gopal Singh of Guler seated

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Inscription

Reverse: on top, in Devnagari, 1 line inscription - Sri Mian Gopal Singh Gulere Da.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1917 by Denman Waldo Ross. Purchased in 1917 from Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1825

Object Place

possibly Guler, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 16.6 x 21cm (6 9/16 x 8 1/4in.) Image: 16.6 x 21 cm (6 9/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2722

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors