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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2009.202.191
People
Unknown Artist
Title
Erotic Vignettes of Intercourse of Women with Animals and a Man
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, India, Rajasthan, Kota
Culture
Indian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/217581
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Ink and opaque watercolor on paper; Rajput Style.
Dimensions
19 x 17.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)
Provenance
Stuart Cary Welch (by 1976 - 2008,) by descent; to his estate (2008-2009,) gift; to Harvard Art Museum.

Notes:
Object was part of temporary loan to Museum in 1976.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The Stuart Cary Welch Collection, Gift of Edith I. Welch in memory of Stuart Cary Welch
Accession Year
2009
Object Number
2009.202.191
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
This page features multiple sketches depicting women engaged in intercourse with animals, including a boar, a bear, a monkey, and an antelope. At the bottom of the page is a sketch of a woman and a man in amorous embrace. Rajput style.

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