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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, Originally painted about 1660–70; face and some jewelry repainted about 1800

Object Place

Basohli and Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 20.4 cm (8 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.) Framed: 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (47.6 x 37.5 cm)

Accession Number

17.2793

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and beetle wing on paper

Collections

Asia

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