Lessons and Meetings in a Palace

Indian, Pahari
late 18th century


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 29 x 39.5 cm (11 7/16 x 15 9/16 in.) Image: 21.3 x 32.5 cm (8 3/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2393

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: in top margin, in Devanagari numerals: 14.

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