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Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917; Purchased from Ananda Coomaraswamy in 1917; purchased in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Rajasthani, mid to late 19th century

Object Place

Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

14 x 20.6 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.3000

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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