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Portrait of a Seated Man

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Inscription

On front: In Devanagari across the top: "Nanga Desa??" (to be read).

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

9.2 x 5.2 cm (3 5/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2672

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors