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Inscription

Inscription in front: Khawasji Siya Ram-ji Cerahi -- Khawasji Sioya Ram-ji …ujan ?lila…---. AKC "superscribed in Nagari characters: Khawas-Sri Siya-Ram-ji Copi"

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, Rajasthani, 19th century

Object Place

Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

20 x 12.1 cm (7 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2929

Medium or Technique

Ink, white and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors