A learned Brahmin seated under a flowering tree
Object Place: Probably Nurpur, Punjab Hills, Northern India
Overall: 12.6 x 9.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Not On View
AKC - Obverse: Inscription in white Takri characters on red border "Brahamana vidava"
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)