Woman with a veil

Indian, Rajasthani
late 18th–early 19th century


Object Place: Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Height x width: 149.9 × 80 cm (59 × 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.3082

Medium or Technique

Ink, wash and white gouache-like paint on pieced paper pricked for pouncing

On View

Corridor between Islamic Gallery and Huntington Lobby (183)

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

By 1913, 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