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Portrait of Mangala Rai

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Inscription

On front: In Devanagari, at upper edge of image: "Mangala Rai Pathi Pala," and the number 13.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, 18th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

16.2 x 7.8 cm (6 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2674

Medium or Technique

Ink and light color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors