Lillies

Indian, Pahari
about 1800


Object Place: Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.6 x 23.5 cm (7 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Image: 19.6 x 23.5 cm (7 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2681

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Obverse: Inscription in Takri on right hand flowers which may have been added later.

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