Sri Raja Raja Sinha (Singh) of Guler (ruled 1685–95)

Indian, Pahari
About 1820


Object Place: possibly Guler, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.8 x 14.2 cm (7 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.) Image: 19.8 x 14.2 cm (7 13/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2727

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Obverse: on top, in Devnagari, 1 line inscription identifying subject, Sri Raja Raj Singh.

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