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Krishna stealing butter

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Inscription

Reverse: in English, Bahadur Shah seal

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, early 19th century

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 17 cm (8 1/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2452

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on primed paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors