Krishna Battles the Snake-Demon Kaliya

Kaliya Damana

Indian, Pahari
about 1825
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

24.8 x 36.3 cm (9 3/4 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2450

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

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