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Four drawings: Krishna's bath: Krishna steals milk; Radha searches for Krishna; woman bird-watching

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Inscription

Painting A: words in Devnagari on various elements of the painting. Painting B: words in Devnagari on various elements of the painting. Painting C: on top, in Devnagari, 3 line inscription (to be read). Painting D: on top, in Devnagari, 7 line inscription (to be read). Bahadur Shah seal in English on painting A.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1925 by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy. Probably acquired in India.

Credit Line

Gift of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Indian, Pahari, about 1825

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 32.7 cm (10 1/4 x 12 7/8 in.) Folded in half.

Accession Number

25.537

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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