Portrait of Sahib Ram, painter

Indian, Rajasthani
about 1790–1810


Object Place: Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

12.2 x 8.8 cm (4 13/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2992

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscription below figure: "Sahib Ram chatero" (=Sahib Ram the painter)

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