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A Sacrifice and a King holding Audience

Inscription

Inscription at the back of the painting in devnagri script - to be read.

Provenance

By 1965, private dealer/collector, Calcutta; 1965, purchased by John Goelet, Ambainville (Oise) France; 1966, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 9, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, Rajasthani, about 1640

Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Northern India

Accession Number

66.157

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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