Woman Crossing a Courtyard, Youth Looking from a Window
Object Place: Punjab Hills, Northern India
Overall: 21.7 x 15 cm (8 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.) Image: 18 x 13.9 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ink on paper
Not On View
Obverse: at top, in Devanagari, 2 line inscription. Doha of Bihari- jure ki dohan- eyes of two are locked. Sideways on top, in Devanagari, chandrabhisarikaki, later note, misinterpreting image.
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)