Portrait of Maharaja Bisan Sanhaji (Singhji) seated

Indian, Rajasthani
19th century


Object Place: Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

11.9 x 7.8 cm (4 11/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2963

Medium or Technique

Tracing: ink on skin

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: below figure: Maharaja Bisan Sanhaji (Singhji).

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