Malava Ragaputra

Indian, Rajasthani
About 1760


Object Place: Bundi or Kota, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 24 cm (13 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.800

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari: "Malava, son of Hindola, to be sung at the sixth hour of the day".

Provenance

1965, sold by a dealer in Madras or Calcutta, India to John Goelet, Amblainville (Oise), France; 1967, gift of John Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet