Vishnu Reclining on Sesha

Indian, Rajasthani
early 19th century


Object Place: Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

13.5 x 21.6 cm (5 5/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.3032

Medium or Technique

Stencil: ink and white on paper pricked for pouncing, with a dusting of charcoal

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

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