A Maharaja of Jaipur (possibly Jagat Singh) dispatching a letter

Indian, Rajasthani
About 1800


Object Place: Thikana of Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 19 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.2917

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

By 1916, purchased in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947); 1917, sold by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1917, given by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1917)

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection