Group of kinnaras making music

India, Pahari
19th century


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 32.5 cm (8 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.) Image: 17.8 x 28.2 cm (7 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2543

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, perhaps with graphite

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

At the top left hand corner inscription in gurmukhi, title and brief description.

Provenance

By 1916, 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