Radha and her Maid in the Kitchen; Krishna Spies through the Door

Indian, Pahari
about 1800
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 15.8 x 13.6 cm (6 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.) Image: 13.6 x 10.5 cm (5 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2473

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Reverse: top half, in Devnagari, 2 line inscription (to be read).

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