Woman with Maids in Courtyard

Indian, Rajasthani
18th century


Object Place: Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall 29.5 x 18.6 cm (11 5/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.3040

Medium or Technique

Stencil: ink and light color on paper pricked for pouncing, one part dusted with charcoal

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Obverse, in top margin, three-line inscription in Devanagari, to be read.

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