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Rama Sends a Captured Spy back to Ravana

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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

Rama and his Armies Encamped ; One Spy Returns to Ravana

Indian, Pahari, about 1725

  • Attributed to Manaku, Indian, about 1700–1760
Object Place

Guler, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 61.5 x 83.6 cm (24 3/16 x 32 15/16 in.) Image: 56.7 x 80.3 cm (22 5/16 x 31 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2746

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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