Woman Looking at herself in a Ring-Mirror

Indian, Pahari
third quarter 19th century
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 15.6 x 12.2 cm (6 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.) Image: 15.6 x 12.2 cm (6 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2527

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Obverse: words in Devnagari on various elements of the painting.

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