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Portrait of a Seated Man

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Inscription

On front: In Devanagari at top center: "Vadarubhandani." In another hand: "Garh Ki" and the number 11. (alternate readings: Badarubharani, Vadatubhadani)

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, Later Mughal period, early 18th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

15.1 x 8.8 cm (5 15/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2670

Medium or Technique

Ink, light color, and graphite on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors