Aniruddha discovered with Usa and her palace besieged

Indian, Pahari
late 18th century
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 37.5 cm (10 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.) Image: 22.5 x 32.7 cm (8 7/8 x 12 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2438

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: top margin, in Devanagari numerals: 23 or 28.

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