Five-headed Shiva and Parvati Worshipped by Kings and Saints

Indian, Pahari
about 1850


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 27.3 cm (7 x 10 3/4 in.) Image: 17.8 x 27.3 cm (7 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2581

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, perhaps with graphite

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

By 1917, 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