Nala receiving the blessing of a pandit (book under arm, and asstant with holy water behind; (former): Nala's toilet before marriage

Rajput, Pahari, Kangra
about 1790–1800


Object Place: Nainsukh family, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 22.3 x 33.3 cm (8 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.) Image: 22.3 x 33.3 cm (8 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2397

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

By 1916, purchased 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