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Portrait of a standing man

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Inscription

Obverse: Persian inscription above figure, possibly identifying subject (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, Rajasthani, 19th century

Object Place

Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

15.2 x 9 cm (6 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3023

Medium or Technique

Tracing: ink on skin

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Asia

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