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Portrait of an Indian Woman

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA from a London dealer. Previously collection of Sven Gahlin, who acquired the painting in England as part of a Victorian-era scrap book.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Indian, about 1773

Object Place

Probably Lucknow or Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, Northern India

Dimensions

21.7 x 13.6 cm (8 9/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.136

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on card

Collections

Asia

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