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Kederau Ragini

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Inscription

Reverse?: "Ever Harkening to the calling of the deer, she sees that the moon is weary (i.e., dawn is at hand): Love sickness is killing Kedara; she looks to the dawn for comfort".

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, about 1640–50

Object Place

Malwa, Central India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 x 14.5 cm (7 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2385

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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