A Sage Instructing a King

Indian, Pahari
about 1840–50


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

22.2 x 29 cm (8 3/4 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2554

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: page number 1.

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