Object Place: Probably Nurpur, Punjab Hills, Northern India
Other: 14 x 9.3 cm (5 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.) Image: 13.2 x 8.9 cm (5 3/16 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor on paper
Not On View
Reverse: at bottom, in Devnagari?, 1.5 line inscription, manda (bad omen) gadha sada dukhoi sukh jain (if dream of donkey, all bad will happen and happiness will evaporate).
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)