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Provenance

AKC: Obtained from Balak Ram Sah of Garhwal. Purchased in 1917 from Ananda Coomaraswamy and given to the MFA in 1917 by Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, early 19th century

Object Place

possibly Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 16.3 x 11 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.) Image: 16.3 x 11 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2694

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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