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Dipaka Raga

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Inscription

Obverse, in Devanagari: Dekhata mana anamda barhao, yaha chabi dipaka raga {"at the sight of this pair, heart's joy waxes, this beautiful sight is Dipaka Raga"}

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1928.

Credit Line

Special Fund for the Purchase of Indian Art

Indian, Rajasthani, mid-18th century, later border

Object Place

Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 16.8 cm (9 7/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.9

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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