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Svadhinapatika Nayaka (The Hero Puts an Anklet on his Beloved)

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Inscription

Reverse: on top, in Devnagari, 6 line inscription (to be read).

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 1850

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 24.2 x 15.9 cm (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.) Image: 20.3 x 13.6 cm (8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2661

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors