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A Gathering of Yogins

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Inscription

Obverse: on top, in Devnagari, different words. Akara- meeting place for group of ascetics. Bairagiyoka- of the bairagis. 2 identified - joginath, nanaksahisikh.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1917 by Denman Waldo Ross. Purchased in 1917 from Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased by Coomaraswamy in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1810

Object Place

Punjab plains, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.2 x 16.7 cm (8 3/8 x 6 9/16 in.) Image: 21.2 x 16.7 cm (8 3/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2666

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors