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Maharana Sangram Singh of Mewar Visiting Savina Khera Math

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Inscription

An eight-line Hindi inscription on the reverse describes the event depicted on the obverse.

Provenance

By 1960, Maharana of Mewar, Rajasthan, India; 1960s, sent to Switzerland by Maharana for conservation and subsequent sale. 1997, purchased by Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York from a private collector; 1999, purchased by the MFA from Terence McInerney Fine Arts Ltd., New York. (Accession Date: June 23, 1999)

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Indian, Rajasthani, about 1720–30

Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

65.09 x 73.02 cm (25 5/8 x 28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1999.94

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper, backed with cotton mesh

Collections

Asia

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