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Asian Art

Princess seated on a chair smoking a hookah

ca. 1810

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

7 11/16 × 4 5/16 in. (19.6 × 11 cm)
framed: 13 7/8 × 9 15/16 in. (35.3 × 25.3 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.45
Geography: 
Kangra or Guler, India
Culture: 
Indian, Kangra or Guler
Period: 
Mughal dynasty (1526–1857)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Vera M. MacDonald and John D. MacDonald, Boston, Mass., by 2001; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2001

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