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Back Cover of a Garland of Musical Modes (Ragamala) manuscript

18th century

Leather and gold paint

Gift of Lauder Greenway, B.A. 1925, Ph.D. 1930
1939.541
Geography: 
India
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Said to have been given by the Maharaja of Kishangarh to a British army officer for services in 1857; Imre Schwaiger (1868-1940), New Delhi, India; acquired in 1938 in India by Lauder Greenway (1904–1981), New York; gift in 1939 to Yale University Art Gallery, New haven, Conn.

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