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Group of kinnaras making music

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Inscription

At the top left hand corner inscription in gurmukhi, title and brief description.

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

India, Pahari, 19th century

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 32.5 cm (8 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.) Image: 17.8 x 28.2 cm (7 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2543

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, perhaps with graphite

Collections

Asia

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