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Uma-Mahesvara Enthroned on Kailasanatha

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Inscription

Separate (on same mat): five lines, in Devanagari (?) (to be read).

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1820

Object Place

Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 42.5 x 29.6 cm (16 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.) Framed: 24 3/4 x 20 3/4 in. (62.9 x 52.7 cm)

Accession Number

17.2584

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

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Asia

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