Two Women in the Woods at Night

Virahini Nayaka (AKC)
Gujari or Gauri Ragini (Archer)

Indian, Pahari
about 1670–75


Object Place: Basohli, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

27 x 17.8 cm (10 5/8 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

17.3203

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold, silver and beetle wing on paper

On View

Corridor between Islamic Gallery and Huntington Lobby (183)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

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