Sri Amar Singh of Patyala

Indian, Pahari
about 1850–60
Follower of Purkhu


Object Place: Punjab Plains, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 25.7 x 16.4 cm (10 1/8 x 6 7/16 in.) Image: 23.3 x 15.9 cm (9 3/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2728

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper, unfinished

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari, Shri Amar Singh of Patiala.

Provenance

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