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Portrait of Raja Prakash Chand of Guler

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Inscription

Reverse: at top, (to be read)

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 1825

Object Place

Guler, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Image: 19 x 14.5 cm (7 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2700

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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