Sudama Conducted by his Wife to the Throne Room

Indian, Pahari
second quarter 19th century


Object Place: Nainsukh famil, Kangra, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 x 24.8 cm (6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.) Image: 16.7 x 24 cm (6 9/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3090

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: sideways, an inscription shimmering through the paper (to be read).

Provenance

By 1916, purchased 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