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Seated Man Smoking a Huqqa

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Inscription

Obverse: on top, in Devnagari, Mangukanghera.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1815

Object Place

Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 12.1 x 9.4 cm (4 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.) Image: 12.1 x 9.4 cm (4 3/4 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2703

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors