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Ganesa writing the Mahabharat, dictated by Vyasa

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Inscription

Obverse: in the top border - description of the painting in devnagri script - to be read. see AKC translation in paper file

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1927

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Indian, Rajasthani, 17th century

Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Norhern India

Dimensions

Overall:33 x 23.2 cm (13 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.792

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings