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Portrait of an Elephant

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Provenance

Acquired by Ananda Coomaraswamy in India prior to 1916. Purchased by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Given to the MFA in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Mughal, Mughal period, about 1620–30

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

24 x 30.2 cm (9 7/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2654

Medium or Technique

Ink and light color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors