Devi as Dhumavati

Indian, Pahari
about 1825


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 20 cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.) Image: 20.9 x 13.6 cm (8 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2574

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

On the top, in the middle and the right corner, left side, on the pillow and on the body of the devi.

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