Radha and Krishna shelter from the rain

Indian, Pahari
about 1800
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 16 cm (12 3/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Image: 21 x 15.4 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2445

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devnagari, 6.5 line inscription ( to be read). Reverse: S. Bahadur Shah seal in English.

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