Bhairava

Rajput, Pahari, Jammu
G: first quarter 18th century


Object Place: G: Mankot, India

Dimensions

Overall: 14.4 x 10.2 cm (5 11/16 x 4 in.) Image: 13.5 x 9.2 cm (5 5/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2767

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: at bottom, in Devnagari ?, 2.5 line inscription, bala 98, Mahadeva prashane.

Provenance

By 1916, purchased 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