Object Place: Probably Nurpur, Punjab Hills, Northern India
Overall: 14.6 x 10.1 cm (5 3/4 x 4 in.) Framed: 13.2 x 8.7 cm (5 3/16 x 3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper
Not On View
Reverse: at bottom, in Devnagari ?, 2.5 line inscription. bala 12, bhramcari, your learning will increase, material prosperity will result, productive of good.
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)