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The shy princess

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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

Indian, Pahari, about 1800–10

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22.2 x 18.0 cm (8 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2500

Medium or Technique

Ink and light colors on primed paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors