Bathing Woman and a Stork

Indian, Pahari
About 1725–30


Object Place: Possibly Mankot, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22.6 x 21.2 cm (8 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2800

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

On View

Corridor between Islamic Gallery and Huntington Lobby (183)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

On reverse, an illegible inscription, possibly in English.

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