Bhairava Raga

Indian, Rajasthani
First quarter of 18th century


Object Place: Probably Amber, Rajasthan, India

Dimensions

Overall 25.4 x 17.5 cm (10 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

67.811

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

On reverse, a number, in Indian script but illegible. On obverse, at top, a long inscription in Devanagari describing the subject - TO BE READ.

Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY (probably purchased in India in the early 1960's); 1967 gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet