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Hour of Cowdust

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Inscription

Reverse: in Urdu, late owner's name- Gangaram.

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 1800 with color added later

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 20.4 x 15.2 cm (8 1/16 x 6 in.) Image: 20.4 x 15.2 cm (8 1/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

17.2617

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on primed paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors