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Sikh guru conversing with a prince with various attendants

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Inscription

Observe: all over, in Devanagari, various colors for various parts of the painting are written.

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 1850–75

Object Place

Patiyala, Punjab plains, India

Dimensions

Overall: 25.8 x 23.3 cm (10 3/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3092

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

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Asia

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