Gayatri

Indian, Pahari
early 19th century


Object Place: Nainsukh family, India

Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.) Image: 16.7 x 10.2 cm (6 9/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2576

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari, three lines - trans AKC.

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