Celebration of the Departure of the Pilgrims

Indian, Pahari
about 1800–25


Object Place: Probably Guler, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 35.5 x 48.5 cm (14 x 19 1/8 in.) Image: 28.7 x 41 cm (11 5/16 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.243

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

In the upper margin, in Devanagari, the number 25.

Provenance

The series emerged on the market in the late 1960's or early 1970's and was first published in a Western publication in 1971. This painting was formerly in the collection of Dr. Michael Hudson, of New York, NY and was published as such in a Philadelphia Museum of Art exhibition catalogue of 1981. Currently on offer from a London dealer.

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund