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Krisna Disguised as a Gopi

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Inscription

Reverse: various locations - two short lines (to be read); also, two sketches of heads (one female, one male) and square sketch of "elephant".

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, Late 18th century

  • Attributed to Nainsukh, Indian, about 1710–1778
Object Place

India

Dimensions

Image: 20 x 15.1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2620

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors