Ruler of Basohli smoking a blue and white huqqa

Indian, Pahari
about 1700


Object Place: possibly Chamba, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 18.7 x 22.8 cm (7 3/8 x 9 in.) Image: 18.1 x 21.8 cm (7 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2762

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

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