Return of the gods to Indra's Capital After the Wedding

Gods en route to Damayanti's svayamvara at Vidarbha

Rajput, Pahari, Kangra
about 1790–1800


Object Place: Nainsukh family, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 22.5 cm (13 3/16 x 8 7/8 in.) Image: 33.5 x 22.5 cm (13 3/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2392

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

By 1916, purchased 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