Yashoda Churns Butter while Krishna and Balarama Beg for Breakfast

Indian, Pahari
about 1900
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

18.7 x 14.4 cm (7 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2477

Medium or Technique

Ink on very thin paper, possibly a tracing

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Small color notations in Hindi throughout the drawing.

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