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Medium:
Opaque watercolor and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 17.7 × 17.1 cm (6 15/16 × 6 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Nurpur, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab Hills, India
Date:
ca. 1690
Previous custodian or owner:
Francesca Galloway
Provenance:
To 1999
Francesca Galloway, London, to 1999 [1]
From 1999
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Francesca Galloway in 1999
Notes:
[1] The series to which this painting belongs is known to have been outside India from around 1963; see W.G. Archer, Indian Paintings from the Punjab Hills (London: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1973), p. 43 (according to Curatorial Note 3, Vidya Dehejia, January 13, 1999, in the object record).
Topic:
ragamala  Search this
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South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1999.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1999.4