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Parvati worshipping the Shiva Lingam (reverse: maids dressing a woman's hair)

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Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917; purchased from Ananda Coomaraswamy in 1917; purchased in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1850–75

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 17.2 cm (8 11/16 x 6 3/4 in.) Image: 19.7 x 13 cm (7 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2563

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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