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Khandita Nayaka (Krishna returns to Radha at sunrise)

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Inscription

Obverse: Naraji (angry) in Devnagari on Radha's lehnga. Reverse: on top, Devnagari, 2 line inscription. Cannot be read as covered with mat.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, 19th century

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 17 cm (8 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.) Image: 20 x 14 cm (7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.2497

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

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Asia

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