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Nala and Damayanti viewing the full moon

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Inscription

Observe in the middle on the top the number "112" inscribed in devanagari script.

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 1790–1800

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 39.6 cm (11 1/2 x 15 9/16 in.) Image: 22.4 x 33.3 cm (8 13/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2420

Medium or Technique

Ink and light color on primed paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors