Sarang Raga from the Sirohi Ragamala

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At A Glance

  • Period

    ca. 1680-1690
  • Geography

    Sirohi, Rajasthan state, India
  • Material

    Opaque watercolor on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (overall): 23.2 x 17.8 cm (9 1/8 x 7 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Court

    Sirohi Court
  • School/Tradition

    Rajput School
  • Provenance

    From 1973 to 1992
    Baron and Baroness Bachofen von Echt, purchased at auction, Sotheby's, July 11, 1973, lot no. 135 [1]
    From 1992
    Freer Gallery of Art, purchased at auction, "The Bachofen von Echt Collection," Sotheby's, London, April 29, 1992, lot no. 36 [2]
    [1] According to Curatorial Note 4 in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Body Image (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
    Yoga: The Art of Transformation (October 19, 2013 to January 26, 2014)
    Arts of the Indian Subcontinent and the Himalayas (October 16, 2004 to January 3, 2016)
    South and South East Asian Art (May 9, 1993 to February 7, 2000)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Baron and Baroness Bachofen von Echt
    Sotheby's (London)
  • Origin

    Sirohi, Rajasthan state, India
  • Credit Line

    Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
  • Type

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