The Holy Family

Indian, Pahari
about 1850


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.2 x 18.2 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.) Image: 21.2 x 18.2 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2580

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Reverse: on top, in Devnagari, 2.5 line inscription (to be read).

Provenance

By 1917, 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