Desa Raga or Dipaka Raga

Indian, Pahari
18th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Image: 15.3 x 16 cm (6 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2787

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: desa patara dipakeda

Originally Obverse (now mounted on back): Dipaka Raga.

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