Gopis/ Wives of the Mathura Brahmans feeding pan to Krisna

Indian, Pahari
about 1825–50 (second quarter 19th century)


Object Place: Nainsukh family, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 25.6 x 19.3 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/8 in.) Image: 21.2 x 14.7 cm (8 3/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1351

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and 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