Two leaves from a manuscript of the Nala-Davadanti

Indian, Jain
1616


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/8 x 9 1/2 in. (10.4 x 24.2 cm)

Accession Number

17.2284

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Manuscripts

Provenance

1913, purchased from the library of Puj Kripa Rishi, a Jaina priest, Patti, Panjab by Ananda 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