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On a palace terrace a courtesan dresses herself after washing her hair. Jaipur, circa 1830-40. Opaque watercolour with gold on wasli. 27.9 x 20.4cm
Provenance: collection Cambridge (UK) historian and author Victor Skipp (1925-2010)
Above: gilt detail reflecting light
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