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Enthroned Couple Entertained by Musicians

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Inscription

Obverse: at top left hand corner, in Devnagari, adhyaya 1. Also, at top center, the number 9. Reverse: at top center, in Devnagari, Sri Krsnaji .

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1917 by Denman Waldo Ross. Purchased in 1917 from Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased by Coomaraswamy in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian Pahari, early 19th century

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 23.2 x 30 cm (9 1/8 x 11 13/16 in.) Image: 20.2 x 27 cm (7 15/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2471

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors