The Gopas and Gopis Search for Radha and Krishna

Indian, Pahari
second half of 19th century
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 24.4 x 17.5 cm (9 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.) Image: 21.2 x 14.2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2478

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Reverse: in upper half, in Devnagari, 5 line inscription. AKC translation.

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