Four drawings: Krishna's bath: Krishna steals milk; Radha searches for Krishna; woman bird-watching

Indian, Pahari
about 1825
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh


Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 32.7 cm (10 1/4 x 12 7/8 in.) Folded in half.

Accession Number

25.537

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Painting A: words in Devnagari on various elements of the painting. Painting B: words in Devnagari on various elements of the painting. Painting C: on top, in Devnagari, 3 line inscription (to be read). Painting D: on top, in Devnagari, 7 line inscription (to be read). Bahadur Shah seal in English on painting A.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1925 by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy. Probably acquired in India.

Credit Line

Gift of Ananda K. Coomaraswamy