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Visnu enthroned on a lotus

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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, about 1800 or later

Object Place

possibly Bahu-Jammu area, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 x 14.6 cm (7 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.) Image: 14.8 x 10 cm (5 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2794

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

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Asia

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