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A Maharaja of Jaipur (possibly Jagat Singh) dispatching a letter

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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, Rajasthani, About 1800

Object Place

Thikana of Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 19 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.2917

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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