Dhruva at Home with his Family
Attributed to Manaku (Indian, about 1700–1760)
Object Place: Guler, Punjab Hills, India
Overall: 21.7 x 32.5cm (8 9/16 x 12 13/16in.) Other (Image only): 17.5 x 28cm (6 7/8 x 11in.)
Medium or Technique
Opaque watercolor and gold on paper
Not On View
Reverse: at top, in Devanagari, six lines quoting the Bhavagata Purana, 4th skandha, chapter 8, as part of "Dhruvacarita"
Given to the MFA in 1963 by the descendants of John Carter Coolidge.
John Gardner Coolidge Collection