Visnu enthroned on a lotus

Indian
about 1800 or later


Object Place: possibly Bahu-Jammu area, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 x 14.6 cm (7 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.) Image: 14.8 x 10 cm (5 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2794

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

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