Equestrian portrait of 10th Guru of Sikhs, Govinda Singh

Indian, Pahari
About 1800


Object Place: Nainsukh family, possibly Punjab plains., India

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 16.5 cm (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.) Image: 21.4 x 14.6 cm (8 7/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2729

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: English, stamp of S. Bahadur Shah

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