Bhamarananda Raga

Indian, Pahari
about 1700
Attributed to Master


Object Place: Mankot, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 20.5cm (8 1/4 x 8 1/16in.) Other (Without borders): 17.8 x 17cm (7 x 6 11/16in.)

Accession Number

17.2788

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Takri, "bhamarananda malkose da putra" = Bhamarananda Raga, son of Malkausa

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