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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

Possibly Lahore, Punjab plains, Northern India or Pakistan

Dimensions

Overall: 18.1 x 9.2 cm (7 1/8 x 3 5/8 in.) Image: 18.1 x 9.2 cm (7 1/8 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2691

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors