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Nala and Damayanti in a loggia of Nala's palace

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Inscription

Observe in the middle on the top the number "74" inscribed in devanagari script.

Provenance

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1790–1800

Object Place

Nainsukh family, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 29.3 x 39.9 cm (11 9/16 x 15 11/16 in.) Image: 22.4 x 33.4 cm (8 13/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2403

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, perhaps with graphit, on paper, unfinished

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors