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The Birth of the Ganges

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1850

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 27.5 x 19.7 cm (10 13/16 x 7 3/4 in.) Image: 27.5 x 19.7 cm (10 13/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2577

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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