Radha and Krishna on a bed at sunrise

Indian, Pahari
19th century
Attributed to Chhajju


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 14.6 cm (8 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2470

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Color notations, in Devanagari, appear throughout: "sagaraph," "piyor" (Indian yellow), "suna" (gold), "Asmani" (azurite), "Sadhur."

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