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Krishna Celebrates Holi with Radha and the Gopis

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Provenance

Purchased by Mr. Paul F. Walter from Doris Wiener Gallery, NYC, in 1972. Collection of Paul F. Walter, New York, NY from 1972 to 2002. Purchased by MFA at auction: "Important Indian Miniatures from the Paul F. Walter Collection," Sotheby's NY, November 14, 2002, lot 29.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Indian, Rajasthani, about 1750–60

  • Attributed to Nihal Chand, Indian, active in Kishangarh in the mid-18th century
Object Place

Kishangarh, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 x 15.9 cm (7 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.) Framed: 47.6 x 37.5 cm (18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2002.901

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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