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"A Raja Seated on a Palace Rooftop Smoking a Huqqa", Folio from a manuscript of the Raga Darshan of Anup

Object Name:
Folio from an illustrated manuscript
Date:
Dated 1214 AH/1799–1800 AD
Geography:
Attributed to India, Hyderabad
Medium:
Gouache on paper
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/16 in. (36.4 cm)
W. 10 1/16 in. (25.6 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Purchase, Louis E. and Theresa S. Seley Purchase Fund for Islamic Art and funds from various donors, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.33
Not on view
[ Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch Ltd., London, until 2007; sold to MMA]
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