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Malavakusika Raga: Page from a Dispersed Ragmala Series (Garland of Musical Modes)

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
India (Rajasthan, Amber?)
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 8 5/8 x 7 3/8 in. (21.9 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cynthia Hazen Polsky, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.424.14
Not on view
A prince, fanned by an attendant, is taking pan, a refreshing and slightly narcotic mixture of betel nut, powdered lime, and condiments wrapped in a leaf.
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