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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1825

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 14.9 x 7.8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 1/16 in.) Image: 13.7 x 6.6 cm (5 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2523

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper, perhaps with graphite

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors