The "Naga", Multi-headed Sacred Snake, from the portfolio Angkor Wat

Charles Alonzo Rich, American, 1854 - 1943

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Watercolor and graphite on paper

Sheet: 10 × 14 1/16 in. (25.4 × 35.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Margaret Sage

W.961.252.22

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on mat, in graphite, lower right: CHAS. A. RICH. / AND.MRS.RICH.; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower center: .ANCHOR.WAT. / [arrow pointing upward] The "NAGA", multi-headed sacred snake.; inscribed, on mat, in graphite, lower right corner: #22

Provenance

The artist (1854-1943); to his daughter, Margaret Bradbury Rich Sage (1888-1985); given to present collection, 1961.

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