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Preparation for a Tryst

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At A Glance

  • Period

    early 19th century
  • Geography

    Mandi, Himachal Pradesh state, Punjab Hills, India
  • Material

    Full color and gold on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W: 17.6 x 14.7 cm (6 15/16 x 5 13/16 in)
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Object Details

  • School/Tradition

    Sejnu, Mandi school
  • Provenance

    To 1932
    Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, Boston. [1]
    From 1932
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, Boston. [2]
    [1] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management office.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Female Imagery in Indian Painting (February 9 to August 5, 1996)
    The Arts of South Asia (May 13, 1985 to December 2, 1985)
    Hindu and Buddhist Art (April 1, 1982 to July 18, 1983)
    Bicentennial Exhibition: Near Eastern and Indian Art (December 15, 1975 to November 10, 1976)
    Untitled Exhibition, South Asian Paintings, Gallery 7 (January 10, 1945 to October 2, 1947)
    Untitled Exhibition, South Asian Paintings, Gallery 4 (May 5, 1933 to January 9, 1945)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (1877-1947)
  • Origin

    Mandi, Himachal Pradesh state, Punjab Hills, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
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