Ganesha with a book flanked by Riddhi and Siddhi

Indian, Pahari
about 1820–25
Attributed to Purkhu


Object Place: Kangra, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 36.2 cm (10 5/8 x 14 1/4 in.) Image: 24 x 32.3 cm (9 7/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2389

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor with gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

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