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Birth of a Prince, perhaps Jahangir

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Mughal, Mughal period, about 1580

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 39 x 30.4cm (15 3/8 x 11 15/16in.) Other (Without borders): 26.9 x 13.3cm (10 9/16 x 5 1/4in.)

Accession Number

17.3112

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

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Asia

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