Sultan Alau'd-Din Boasts of his Archery; the Queen writes to Mahima
about second quarter of 19th century
Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh
Object Place: Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India
Overall: 26 x 30.5 cm (10 1/4 x 12 in.) Image: 22 x 30.2 cm (8 11/16 x 11 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ink on paper
Not On View
Obverse: short inscriptions all over drawing (to be read).
Reverse: two inscriptions. At top, in Devanagari, 6 line inscription (to be read). At bottom, 3 line inscription in Urdu (see description).
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)