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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, Rajasthani, Late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Rajasthan(Alwar) or Punjab plains (Patiala), Northern India

Dimensions

9.5 x 7.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2621

Medium or Technique

Ink and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors