Portrait of a seated man : Dikshit-ji of the Sri Gopinatha sect

Indian, Rajasthani
Early 19th century


Object Place: Possibly Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

14.3 x 8.2 cm (5 5/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2959

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari: "Dikshit-ji Sri Gopinatha-ji ka"

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