Portrait of Raja Bhup Dev of Bhandral

Indian, Pahari
about 1815–20
Workshop of Purkhu


Object Place: Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 18.2 x 16 cm (7 3/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Image: 16.9 x 10.3 cm (6 5/8 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2701

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Reverse: on top, in English, Raja Bhup Dev Bhandral.

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