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Krishna Fed by the Wives of the Mathura Brahmanas

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Inscription

Reverse: in the center, in English, seal of Bahadur Shah, Lahore.

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

Indian, Pahari, about 1800

Object Place

Style of Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 19.2 cm (5 5/8 x 7 9/16 in.) Image: 14.3 x 19.2 cm (5 5/8 x 7 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2463

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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