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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 1800

Object Place

Garhwal or Lahore, Punjab, Northern India or Pakistan

Dimensions

Overall: 21.1 x 14.7 cm (8 5/16 x 5 13/16 in.) Image: 21.1 x 14.7 cm (8 5/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2690

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors