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Kabir Weaving, Seated under Trees with His Two Companions

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Inscription

Small Hindi inscription at lower right corner, perhaps identifying subject.

Provenance

Acquired in India prior to 1916 by Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased and then given to MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, 19th century

Object Place

Patna, India (Eastern)

Dimensions

23.3 x 17.8 cm (9 3/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

17.2821

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors