Page of sketches

Indian, Pahari
second half 19th century
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh

Object Place: Punjab Hills, Northern India


Overall: 20.2 x 28 cm (7 15/16 x 11 in.) Other (each image): 20.2 x 14 cm (7 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View


Asia, Prints and Drawings




On (A): on top, in Devanagari, two lines (to be read) and at bottom, in Devanagari, two lines (to be read).
On (B): various places, in Devanagari, several short inscriptions (to be read).
On (D): stamp Bahadur Shah, in English.


By 1916, purchased in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947); 1917, sold by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1917, given by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1917)

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection