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Inscription

Reverse: the paper on which the drawing is executed consists of several, glued layers, including a page with Devanagari inscriptions (to be read).

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, about 1800–10

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 18 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.) Image: 18.5 x 12.5 cm (7 5/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2501

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

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Asia

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