| Surrounded by scent: Perfumery in the courtly cultures of early-modern South Asia

Women present vials of perfume to a prince and his companion. Detail from A Prince Conversing with a Woman While Taking Refreshments on a Terrace, c. 1701–1720, Gum tempera, ink, and gold on paper, 30.5 x 24.1 cm. Image courtesy of Cleveland Museum of Art.

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