Nara and Narayana performing tapas in the mountains

Indian, Pahari
about 1740 for series
Attributed to Manaku (Indian, about 1700–1760)


Object Place: Guler, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 32.2 cm (8 7/16 x 12 11/16 in.) Image: 18.3 x 28.6 cm (7 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.147

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Reverse: at top, in Devanagari, two lines; 4th skanda, Nara-Narayana bhadrekashyam doing tapas

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection