Portrait of a bearded man

Indian, Mughal
Mughal period
1709


Object Place: Northern India

Dimensions

11.8 x 6.4 cm (4 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.2675

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari, "Naju ki 1766 ka Phalgun"

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