Obverse: in Devanagari, words on various elements of the painting (to be read). Reverse: on top, in Devanagari, 4 line inscription (AKC translation), Bahadur Shah seal in English; on Reverse of original (shimmering through) - various short inscriptions (to be read).
Purchased in India by Ananda Coomaraswamy prior to 1916. Purchased by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Given to the MFA in 1917.
Indian, Pahari, second half 19th century
- Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh