Uma-Mahesvara Enthroned on Kailasanatha

Indian, Pahari
about 1820


Object Place: Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 42.5 x 29.6 cm (16 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.) Framed: 24 3/4 x 20 3/4 in. (62.9 x 52.7 cm)

Accession Number

17.2584

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Separate (on same mat): five lines, in Devanagari (?) (to be read).

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