Candrama (the moon)

Rajput, Pahari, Jammu
first quarter 18th century


Object Place: G: Mankot, India

Dimensions

Overall: 14.8 x 10.2 cm (5 13/16 x 4 in.) Image: 13 x 8.6 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2765

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: at bottom, in Devnagari? 2.5 line inscription, bala 14.

Provenance

By 1916, purchased 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