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Mugdha Abhisarika Nayika (The Young Heroine Who Goes to Meet Her Lover at an Appointed Place)

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Inscription

Reverse: on top, in Takri, 2 line inscription ( to be read ).

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, Pahari, about 1730–40

Object Place

Jammu area or Mankot, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.3 x 30.6 cm (8 3/8 x 12 1/16 in.) Image: 18.6 x 28.6 cm (7 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3115

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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