Portrait of a man

Indian, Rajasthani
19th century


Object Place: Datia or Orchha, Malwa, Central India

Dimensions

11.8 x 15.3 cm (4 5/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

17.2936

Medium or Technique

Ink and white on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscription in back: Rana Bhagavanta Siha Dholpur ka. Suggests that this is image of Rana Siha or Dholpur (part of Mewar), which is wrong/not related to this picture. printed?

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