Decapitation of Rahu by Mohini after the Churning of the Ocean

Indian, Pahari
about 1825


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.6 x 27.5 cm (7 11/16 x 10 13/16 in.) Image: 17.8 x 26.6 cm (7 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.2552

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

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