A Prince and a Woman Seated in Palace

Indian, Pahari
about 1800


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 27.2 x 37.4 cm (10 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2434

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and ink on paper, unfinished

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: page number 22. Reverse: dealer's seal: "S. Bahadur Shah, Mochee Gate, Lahore" and notations: no. 141 and Rs. 5/8.

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