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Acquired directly from the artist, New Delhi, 2003
Indian Portraits, The Face of a People, exhibition catalogue, New Delhi, 2013, p. 461 (illustrated)
New Delhi, Delhi Art Gallery, Indian Portraits, The Face of a People, September 2013