Heroine in Conversation with her Sakhi

Indian, Pahari
about 1810
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 23.2 x 18.2 cm (9 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.) Image: 18.1 x 15.5 cm (7 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2472

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: on top, Devnagari, 2 line inscription (to be read)

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