Krishna Vanishes from His Favorite

Indian, Pahari
about 1760
Attributed to The Family of Manaku


Object Place: Basohli or Guler, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 40.4cm (11 13/16 x 15 7/8in.) Other (Image only): 23 x 33.4cm (9 1/16 x 13 1/8in.)

Accession Number

61.382

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: at top, in gomuhi script: brief passage, possibly a title. mid-page, in Devanagari: verse of Bhagavata Purana plus numbers: no. 97 on left, 70 top, 73 bottom as page no.and 79 on verse.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. John MacDonald in 1961.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Dolliver MacDonald