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Sarang Raga from the Sirohi Ragamala

Image for Sarang Raga from the Sirohi Ragamala
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Previous custodian or owner
Baron and Baroness Bachofen von Echt
Sotheby's (London)
Provenance
From 1973 to 1992
Baron and Baroness Bachofen von Echt, purchased at auction, Sotheby's, July 11, 1973, lot no. 135 [1]
From 1992
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased at auction, "The Bachofen von Echt Collection," Sotheby's, London, April 29, 1992, lot no. 36 [2]
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Note 4 in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Date
ca. 1680-1690
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Medium
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 23.2 x 17.8 cm (9 1/8 x 7 in)
Type
Painting
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Freer Gallery 01: Body Image: Arts of the Indian Subcontinent
Accession Number
F1992.18
Topic
deer
music
ascetic
ragamala
India
South Asian and Himalayan Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Sirohi, Rajasthan, India
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum