Vanasur Remarking on Evil Omens

Indian, Pahari
about 1800
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 36.1 cm (9 13/16 x 14 3/16 in.) Image: 20.3 x 30.5 cm (8 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

17.2441

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: various places, in Devanagari, short inscriptions.
Reverse: stamp

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