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Culture: India, 18th-19th century (379)
Culture: India, 18th-19th century (379)
Oval portrait of a woman in a Chaghtai hat
India, Mughal, 18th century
1920.1967CCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349CCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349.aCCCC0
Calligraphy from a ghazal of Fakhr al-Din Iraqi (Persian, 1213–1289) and...
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349.bCCCC0
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.347CCCC0
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.347.aCCCC0
Radha and Krishna meet in the forest during a storm
India, Bengal, Mughal, 18th century
2013.352CCCC0
A prince celebrating Holi with palace women on a terrace at night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.342.aCCCC0
A night scene of Shiva puja (recto); Calligraphy (verso)
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.350CCCC0
A Night Scene of Shiva Puja (recto)
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.350.aCCCC0
A Princess on a Terrace with Attendants at Night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.341.aCCCC0
Armlet of bazuband
India, Punjab, 18th-19th Century
1916.268CCCC0
Tiered Court Scene
Chitarman II (Indian, c. 1680–с. 1750)
1973.237CCCC0
Drawing of an Elephant
India, Mughal School, early 18th Century
1969.65CCCC0
Ceylonese Woman
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.220CCCC0
Veddahs of Ceylon
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.222CCCC0
India. Calcutta. Upper Chitpore Road (A), after photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.187CCCC0
Agra. Diwan-i-Chas
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.214CCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Kutcherry Hill
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.216CCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Beechwood Park
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.217CCCC0
Lucknow. Residence
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.219CCCC0
India. Benares. Aurangzeb's Mosque, after a photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.185CCCC0
Sinhalese Man
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.221CCCC0
Group Taken at Nortekande Bungalow
India, 19th century
2018.223CCCC0
Yusuf and Zulaykha meeting
India, Provincial Mughal, Lucknow, 18th century
1939.164CCCC0
Falcon
India, Pahari, probably Jammu, 18th century
1968.42CCCC0
Princess and attendant in trompe l’oeil window
Aqil Khan (Indian, active mid-1700s)
1955.297CCCC0
A blindfolded suitor is brought before a princess; verso: scrolling...
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.343CCCC0
A blindfolded suitor is brought before a princess (recto)
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.343.aCCCC0
India. Ceylon. Colombo. Street Scene, after photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.188CCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670CCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari, Sirmur, 19th century
1955.667CCCC0
Dead Leopard
India, 19th century
2018.224CCCC0
Agra. The Fort
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.215CCCC0
Women enjoying the river at the forest’s edge
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351CCCC0
Women Enjoying the River at the Forest’s Edge
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351.aCCCC0
Flowering Marigold
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351.bCCCC0
Dog with pups
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer, probably Sawar school, 18th century
1969.77CCCC0
Krishna Awaiting Radha
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1936.685CCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1955.48CCCC0
Gaudi Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1968.109CCCC0
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351CCCC0
Gunakali Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1954.261CCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur school, early 18th Century
1960.51CCCC0
Umed Singh of Kota Hunting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.51CCCC0
Kali Attacking Nisumbha
India, Pahari, possibly Guler, 18th century
1968.44CCCC0
Celebrations of Krishna's Birth, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northern India, Jammu and Kashmir, Mankot, 18th century
1988.70CCCC0
King Bana enjoying music in his court, from the Usha-Aniruddha section...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler School, 18th century
1986.62CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.215CCCC0
Box Decorated with Shiva, Vishnu, Krishna, and Ganesa
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.353.aCCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Ram Singh II
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1991.168CCCC0
Fragment of a Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 18th-19th century
1916.1283CCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Eastern India, Bengal, Murshidabad, 18th century
2013.340CCCC0
Piece of "Patka" (Girdle or Sash)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.676CCCC0
Plate with Nandi in Center
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.352CCCC0
Seated Prince Smoking a Hookah
India, Pahari, Mankot, 18th century
1960.47CCCC0
Lover's Tryst
India, Rajasthan, Bundi Style, later half 18th century
1960.54CCCC0
Fruitsellers
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.40CCCC0
Vishnu Battles Madhu and Kaitabha, from a Markandeya Purana
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Guler, 18th century
1974.46CCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1978.50CCCC0
Cremation of the Demoness Putana, from a Krishna-Lila
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, 18th century
1984.4CCCC0
Two Elephants Fighting in a Courtyard Before Muhammad Shah
attributed to Nainsukh (Indian, 1710–1778)
2005.1.bCCCC0
Octagonal Box
India, 18th-19th century
1916.110CCCC0
Entrance to the Nata Dewale Grounds, Kandy
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.39CCCC0
Maharana Jagat Singh Attending the Raslila
attributed to Jai Ram (Indian) and 1 other
2011.141CCCC0
A Creeper in the Peradeniya Gardens, Ceylon
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.37CCCC0
Bullock Cart, Delhi
Shepherd & Robertson (British, active Agra and Simla, 1862–1864)
2018.36CCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Raja Ram Singh II
Northern India, Rajasthan, Kotah, 19th century
2011.139CCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297CCCC0
Head of a Beauty
India, Mughal school, 18th century
1932.117CCCC0
Ring in the Form of Six Fishes
India, Jaipur, 18th century
1916.118CCCC0
Maharaja Chattarsol of Kotah Shooting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kotah school, mid 19th century
2011.150CCCC0
Silk Patolu Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1940.607CCCC0
The Heroine Who is Faithfully Loved:  Leaf from a Rasamanjari
India, Pahari, Nurpur, 18th century
1967.239CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479CCCC0
Shawl (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.495CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1292CCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275CCCC0
Narrow Strip used as Galloon
India, 18th-19th century
1916.2078CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302CCCC0
Bhairava Raga
India, early 19th century
1924.972CCCC0
Fragments Pieced Together
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1977CCCC0
Rama and Sita Being Taken to the Priest to Fix the Wedding Date; page...
India, Pahari Hills, Kulu, Shangri Style IV, 18th century
2002.6CCCC0
Silk Veil
India, 19th - 20th century
1916.1191CCCC0
Virhini Nayika, Love-Torn Heroine
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, late 18th-early 19th Century
1989.335CCCC0
Rama and Laksmana Fighting Ravana
India, Pahari, Bilaspur, 18th century
1953.357CCCC0
Oversize Hip Wrapper (tapis)
India, Coromandel Coast, mid-18th Century
2000.28CCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Uniara, 18th century
2012.297CCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363CCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.69CCCC0
Necklace
East India, Rajputana or Malwa, 18th-19th Century
1927.4CCCC0
Fragment of a Garment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50CCCC0
Patolu
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1990.92CCCC0
Sari
India, Benares, 19th century
1981.218CCCC0
Loin Cloth "Pha nung" or Cloth for Wrapped Garment
India, East Coast, late 19th - early 20th century
1925.119CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th-19th century
1925.519CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.527CCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Taking the Cattle Out to Graze, from a Bhagavata...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1989.338CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.503CCCC0
Turban "Patka"
India, Rajputana, 18th-19th century
1925.501CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
India, 18th or 19th century
1916.1369CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.492CCCC0
Krishna and Gopis
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1946.359CCCC0
Ragini Desakh of Meghamalhar
India, Rajasthan, possibly Raghugarh school, 18th century
1965.32CCCC0
Brahma Hides the Cowherds and the Calves in the Cave, page from a ...
India, Pahari Hills, Basholi School, 18th century
1965.335CCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 18th-19th century
1925.525CCCC0
Pendant
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.515CCCC0
A Family of Tartars
India, Punjab, probably Lahore, Company School, 19th century
2011.137CCCC0
Lovers Embracing (Raga Malkaus)
India, Rajasthan, Bundi, 18th century
1968.107CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1962.126CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274CCCC0
Pair of Painted Doors
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60CCCC0
Painted Door
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60.1CCCC0
Painted Door
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60.2CCCC0
Sarangi
India, 19th century
1918.339CCCC0
Kanhra Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Amber, early 18th Century
1960.46CCCC0
A Saddled Horse
India, Pahari, Jammu, 18th century
1968.106CCCC0
Fragment of a Turban Cloth
India, Rajasthan, Mughal period, early 19th Century
1929.76CCCC0
Radha and Krishna in the Rain
India, Rajasthan, Bundi school, 18th century
1988.120CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496CCCC0
Radha and Krishna Seated on a Balcony
India, Guler School, 18th century
1986.61CCCC0
Jesus among the doctors in the Temple
Mir Kalan Khan (Indian, c. 1730–1775)
2013.346CCCC0
Lovers and an Old Crone
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh, 18th century
1980.29CCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.67CCCC0
Sugriva (Monkey General) Challenges his Brother Bali
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur, 18th century
1973.103CCCC0
The Dream of Zuleykha
India, Lucknow, Mughal, 18th century
2013.353CCCC0
Sri Raga: An Illustration from a Ragamala Series
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.339CCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1213CCCC0
Krishna Reaching for the Moon
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 19th century
1971.80CCCC0
Bracelet
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.516CCCC0
Devagandhara Ragini: An Ascetic in Retreat, from the Ragamala Series
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota school, 18th century
1989.341CCCC0
Votive Lamp (Deepa Lakshmi)
South India, Chingleput district (Madras), 18th-19th Century
1999.261CCCC0
Babar(?)
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.497CCCC0
Raja with his Beloved
India, Kangra School, late 18th Century
1989.336CCCC0
Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1961.452CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.471CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.520CCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.507CCCC0
Rajput Box with Various Scenes
India, Rajasthan, early 19th Century
1979.56CCCC0
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.529CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.491CCCC0
Stem Cup
India, Jaipur, 17th-18th century
1962.429CCCC0
Dog Walker
India, Lucknow, Company School, 19th century
1992.143CCCC0
Page of Sketches with a Portrait of Sri Maharaj Chatter Singhji
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 19th century
1979.22CCCC0
Square Shawl ( "amli")
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1926.239CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1918.33CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.524CCCC0
Fragment, Snakes and Flowers
India, Kashmir, late 18th-early 19th century
2010.143CCCC0
Ladies Hand Mirror with Horse as Handle
India, Jaipur, late 18th-19th Century
1944.222CCCC0
Portrait of a Seated Man
India, Sikh, 19th century
1968.43CCCC0
Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1916.1206CCCC0
Krishna Summoning the Cows
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur school, 18th century
1989.339CCCC0
Traveling Warriors Stopping at a Farm
India, Rajasthan, Jodhpur school, early 19th Century
1992.84CCCC0
Rama, Sita and Lakshmana in the Forest, page from the Ramayana (Tales of...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 19th century
1989.332CCCC0
Fragment
India, early 19th century
1926.166CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1926.30CCCC0
Krishna and Radha Watching Rain Clouds: The Month of Bhadon from...
India, Pahari, Kangra school, 18th century
1973.104CCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Talking to Elders
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh school, early 19th Century
1987.161CCCC0
Kanhara Ragini: Song of Inspiration to Krishna for Killing the Elephant...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota school, 18th century
1989.342CCCC0
Hanging with niche design
India, late 18th - early 19th century
1915.667CCCC0
Pendant
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1967.195CCCC0
Man Dyeing Cloth
India, Company School, Lucknow, 19th century
1992.142CCCC0
Nobleman Visiting Saint at his Shrine
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1939.163CCCC0
Fragment
India, Warangal, 18th or 19th century
1925.523CCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Approaching Mathura
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1938.302CCCC0
Sugriva, the Monkey King
South India, Tanjore, 18th century
1975.73CCCC0
Ragini Patamanjari
India, Bilaspur School, 18th century
1990.39CCCC0
A princess with attendants on a terrace
India, Hyderabad, Deccan, 18th century
2013.291CCCC0
Worship of Shiva
India, Rajasthan, Bikaner school, 18th century
1967.240CCCC0
Malar Ragini: Krishna Playing the Flute to Seven Gopis Holding Musical...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota, 18th century
1989.343CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.792CCCC0
Radha and Krishna's Reconciliation
India, Pahari, Kangra school, late 18th Century
1936.682CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1916.834CCCC0
Krishna and Radha Under Mt. Govardhan
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.389CCCC0
Fragment of the Reverse Side of a Mirror
India, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1977.63CCCC0
Lota: Covered Jar on Narrow Foot
India, Jaipur, late 17th-early 18th Century
1962.206CCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi on Garuda
India, Rajasthan, Bundi school, 18th century
1990.38CCCC0
Seated Couple
India, Mysore, early 19th Century
1989.77CCCC0
A Couple (from the series Costumes and Professions)
South India, Tanjore, 19th century
2001.164CCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208CCCC0
Locket
India, Rajputana, Rajastahn, Jaipur (?), early 18th Century
1960.198CCCC0
Square Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 19th century
1917.40CCCC0
Fragment (Mashru: Textile made for Muslim Market)
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.497CCCC0
Lady and Her Confidante
India, Kishangarh, early 19th Century
1985.187CCCC0
Kali and Devi Attack: Leaf from a Devi Mahatmya
India, Kangra school, 19th century
1934.220CCCC0
Head Veil
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1952.189CCCC0
Fragment of Striped Panel
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.498CCCC0
Radha and Hindu God Krishna Celebrating the Festival Holi
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur School, 19th century
1989.340CCCC0
Fragment of a Cap Band
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1925.797CCCC0
Embroidered Velvet
India, 18th century
1916.1375CCCC0
Lady after a Bath
India, Mughal, 18th century
2009.317CCCC0
Scenes from the Birth of Rama
India, Pahari, Kangra, 19th century
1953.13CCCC0
Carved Wood Panel
India, 18th century
1917.1648CCCC0
Fragment
India, Warangal or Gulbarga, 18th or 19th century
1925.530CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat or Benares ?, 18th or 19th century
1925.793CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th century
1916.1274CCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th-18th century
1916.1978CCCC0
Page from the Prasnapradipa, a Hindu Astrology Text
Western India, 18th century
1933.503.aCCCC0
Page from the Prasnapradipa, a Hindu Astrology Text
Western India, 18th century
1933.503.bCCCC0
Kakubha Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Probably Jaipur, 18th century
1971.92CCCC0
The Mausoleum of Akbar at Secundrabad
India, Company School, early 19th century
1983.115CCCC0
Circular Piece
India, 18th century
1916.1373CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur ?, 18th century
1925.502CCCC0
Portrait of a Prince with a Hawk
India, Mughal, 18th century
2009.316CCCC0
Weaving and Spinning
Kehar Singh (Indian)
1987.162CCCC0
Fragments of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678CCCC0
Fragment of a Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.cCCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1214CCCC0
Shawl
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1458CCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.506CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gulbarga ?, 19th century
1925.695CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.712CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.711CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.690CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.689CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.693CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.216CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th or early 19th century
1955.303CCCC0
Embroidered Door Hanging
India, 18th century
1916.1212CCCC0
Chest Front
India, early 18th Century
1917.23CCCC0
Gunakali Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Sirohi, late 17th or early 18th century
1960.283CCCC0
Gaudi Ragini, page from a Ragamala series
India, Rajasthan, possibly Raghugarh school, late 18th Century
1975.40CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.707CCCC0
Bodice or Coli
India, late 19th century
1940.608CCCC0
Vase with flower arrangement and scrollwork
India, Lucknow, Mughal, second half of 18th century
2013.354CCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 19th century
1925.518CCCC0
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.694CCCC0
Man's Coat
India, Early 19th century
1934.184CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594CCCC0
Brocade
India, Warangal, 19th century
1925.517CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.722CCCC0
Bed Cover (?)
India, Delhi ?, 19th century
1916.1475CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.bCCCC0
Fragment of Striped Satin
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.499CCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.505CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.719CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.718CCCC0
Brocade
India, 19th century
1925.709CCCC0
Cover (or Hanging)
India, late 19th century
1916.1362CCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245CCCC0
Kantha
India, Bengal, 19th century
1996.350CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.522CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.725CCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595CCCC0
Gold Brocade
India, 19th century
1916.1209CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1917.34CCCC0
Fragment
India, late 19th century
1925.509CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.697CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.679CCCC0
India, Surat
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.723CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Oval portrait of a woman in a Chaghtai hat
India, Mughal, 18th century
1920.1967Opaque watercolor and gold on paperOverall: 9.5 x 7.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paperPage: 31.1 x 26.2 cm (12 1/4 x 10 5/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A princess reclining on a terrace with attendants
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.338Opaque watercolor and gold on paperPage: 20.6 x 30.6 cm (8 1/8 x 12 1/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A prince conversing with a woman while taking refreshments on a terrace ...
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.335Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, blue and buff borders (recto); ink on paper, script from Sadi's Bustan (verso)Page: 30.5 x 24.1 cm (12 x 9 1/2 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.347Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper (recto); ink and opaque watercolor with gold on paper (verso)Painting only: 14.4 x 10.3 cm (5 11/16 x 4 1/16 in.); Page: 28 x 23.8 cm (11 x 9 3/8 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Radha and Krishna meet in the forest during a storm
India, Bengal, Mughal, 18th century
2013.352Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, yellow borders with gold flower headsPage: 26.1 x 37.4 cm (10 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A prince celebrating Holi with palace women on a terrace at night (recto...
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.342Opaque watercolor and gold on paper (recto); ink on paper, four lines of Persian poetry (verso)Page: 28.2 x 20.2 cm (11 1/8 x 7 15/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A night scene of Shiva puja (recto); Calligraphy (verso)
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s) and 1 other
2013.350Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, wide borders of pink paper (recto); gold on blue paper, four lines of thuluth calligraphy (verso)Page: 28.2 x 24.1 cm (11 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
A princess on a terrace with attendants at night (recto); Calligraphy ...
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.341Opaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto); ink on paper, six lines of Persian poetry (verso)Miniature: 25.4 x 19.7 cm (10 x 7 3/4 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Armlet of bazuband
India, Punjab, 18th-19th Century
1916.268Gold, encrusted enamel and gemsOverall: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tiered Court Scene
Chitarman II (Indian, c. 1680–с. 1750)
1973.237Opaque watercolor, ink and gold on paperGift of Mr. and Mrs. Michael de HavenonCCCC0
Drawing of an Elephant
India, Mughal School, early 18th Century
1969.65Ink on paperImage: 12.8 x 18.1 cm (5 1/16 x 7 1/8 in.); Overall: 20 x 25.3 cm (7 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ceylonese Woman
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.220Albumen printImage: 14.4 x 9.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/4 in.); Paper: 14.4 x 9.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Veddahs of Ceylon
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.222Albumen printImage: 21.3 x 28.1 cm (8 3/8 x 11 1/16 in.); Paper: 21.3 x 28.1 cm (8 3/8 x 11 1/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
India. Calcutta. Upper Chitpore Road (A), after photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.187PhotochromPaper: 20.6 x 26.2 cm (8 1/8 x 10 5/16 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Agra. Diwan-i-Chas
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.214PhotochromImage: 20.3 x 26.5 cm (8 x 10 7/16 in.); Paper: 20.3 x 26.5 cm (8 x 10 7/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
India. Calcutta. Harrison Road I with Group of Jogees, after photo by Dr...
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.186PhotochromImage: 20.6 x 26.4 cm (8 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.); Paper: 20.6 x 26.4 cm (8 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Kutcherry Hill
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.216PhotochromImage: 21 x 26.6 cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.); Paper: 21 x 26.6 cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Beechwood Park
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.217PhotochromImage: 20.9 x 26.8 cm (8 1/4 x 10 9/16 in.); Paper: 20.9 x 26.8 cm (8 1/4 x 10 9/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Lucknow. Residence
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.219PhotochromImage: 20.6 x 26.7 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.6 x 26.7 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
India. Benares. Aurangzeb's Mosque, after a photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.185PhotochromImage: 20.5 x 26.7 cm (8 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.5 x 26.7 cm (8 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.); Mounted: 25.4 x 29.8 cm (10 x 11 3/4 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Sinhalese Man
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895) and 1 other
2018.221Albumen printImage: 14.1 x 9.1 cm (5 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.); Paper: 14.1 x 9.4 cm (5 9/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Group Taken at Nortekande Bungalow
India, 19th century
2018.223Albumen printImage: 19.6 x 15 cm (7 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Paper: 19.6 x 15 cm (7 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Yusuf and Zulaykha meeting
India, Provincial Mughal, Lucknow, 18th century
1939.164Opaque watercolor, gold and ink on paperOverall: 40.5 x 28 cm (15 15/16 x 11 in.); Average: 21.5 x 15 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Falcon
India, Pahari, probably Jammu, 18th century
1968.42Opaque watercolor on paperImage: 27.6 x 16 cm (10 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.); Overall: 31.6 x 19.8 cm (12 7/16 x 7 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Princess and attendant in trompe l’oeil window
Aqil Khan (Indian, active mid-1700s)
1955.297Opaque watercolor and gold on paperImage: 12.5 x 7.8 cm (4 15/16 x 3 1/16 in.); Overall: 44 x 31.6 cm (17 5/16 x 12 7/16 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
A blindfolded suitor is brought before a princess; verso: scrolling...
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.343Opaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto); opaque watercolor with gold on paper (verso)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
India. Ceylon. Colombo. Street Scene, after photo by Dr. Kurt Boeck
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2019.188PhotochromImage: 20.6 x 26.4 cm (8 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.); Paper: 20.6 x 26.4 cm (8 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670Central panel plain weave (paired weft): silk and metal thread; tapestry weave borderOverall: 58.4 x 120.7 cm (23 x 47 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari, Sirmur, 19th century
1955.667Color on paperImage: 15.8 x 25.3 cm (6 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.); Overall: 17.7 x 27.5 cm (6 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Dead Leopard
India, 19th century
2018.224Albumen printImage: 13.1 x 18.4 cm (5 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.); Paper: 15.1 x 20.2 cm (5 15/16 x 7 15/16 in.); Mounted: 16.1 x 21.3 cm (6 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Agra. The Fort
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890–1910)
2018.215PhotochromImage: 20.4 x 26.5 cm (8 1/16 x 10 7/16 in.); Paper: 20.4 x 26.5 cm (8 1/16 x 10 7/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
Women enjoying the river at the forest’s edge
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, narrow border of gold foliate meander (recto and verso)Page: 33.1 x 24.9 cm (13 1/16 x 9 13/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Dog with pups
India, Rajasthan, Ajmer, probably Sawar school, 18th century
1969.77Ink and opaque watercolor on paperImage: 22 x 16.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Overall: 18.7 x 25 cm (7 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. Ward in memory of her father, Charles SvecCCCC0
Krishna Awaiting Radha
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1936.685Ink and color on paperOverall: 18.6 x 13.2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1955.48Ink, color, and gold on paperSheet: 34.3 x 27.3 cm (13 1/2 x 10 3/4 in.); Sheet with border: 38.1 x 31.1 cm (15 x 12 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gaudi Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1968.109Ink and color on paperImage: 25.5 x 19 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.); Overall: 30.7 x 23.8 cm (12 1/16 x 9 3/8 in.)Gift of the American Foundation for the Maud E. and Warren H. Corning Botanical CollectionCCCC0
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351Jadeite, iron inlaid with brassOverall: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Gunakali Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1954.261Color on paperImage: 23.6 x 15.6 cm (9 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Overall: 30.5 x 22.9 cm (12 x 9 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur school, early 18th Century
1960.51Ink and color on paperOverall: 15.5 x 21.2 cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Long Shawl with Black Center and Exotic Four-Sided Gallery in...
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2010.1412/2 twill tapestry (S), double interlocked, pieced; refreshed; woolOverall: 332.8 x 139.6 cm (131 x 54 15/16 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Umed Singh of Kota Hunting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.51Brush drawing with slight color on paperOverall: 39 x 52 cm (15 3/8 x 20 1/2 in.)Mrs. J. Livingstone Taylor Collection by ExchangeCCCC0
Kali Attacking Nisumbha
India, Pahari, possibly Guler, 18th century
1968.44Color on paperImage: 22 x 33 cm (8 11/16 x 13 in.); Overall: 23.7 x 35.2 cm (9 5/16 x 13 7/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Celebrations of Krishna's Birth, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northern India, Jammu and Kashmir, Mankot, 18th century
1988.70Ink and color on paperImage: 22.9 x 15.2 cm (9 x 6 in.); with mat: 49 x 36.3 cm (19 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
King Bana enjoying music in his court, from the Usha-Aniruddha section...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler School, 18th century
1986.62Ink and color on paperOverall: 21.9 x 32.1 cm (8 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)Gift of Clara Taplin RankinCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2152/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; woolOverall: 325 x 104.1 cm (127 15/16 x 41 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Covered Box Decorated with Shiva, Vishnu, Krishna, and Ganesa
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.353Gold with enamelOverall: 4.5 x 6.3 cm (1 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Ram Singh II
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1991.168Ink, color on paperImage: 25.3 x 49.1 cm (9 15/16 x 19 5/16 in.); with mat: 40.6 x 53.2 cm (16 x 20 15/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Fragment of a Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 18th-19th century
1916.1283BrocadeOverall: 99.1 x 105.4 cm (39 x 41 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Eastern India, Bengal, Murshidabad, 18th century
2013.340Opaque watercolor with gold on paperPage: 28.6 x 19 cm (11 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.); Miniature: 23.5 x 15.3 cm (9 1/4 x 6 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Piece of "Patka" (Girdle or Sash)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.676Brocade, "kimkhwab"Overall: 30.5 x 48.3 cm (12 x 19 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plate with Nandi in Center
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.352Cloisonné enamel on goldDiameter: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Seated Prince Smoking a Hookah
India, Pahari, Mankot, 18th century
1960.47Ink and color on paperImage: 16.2 x 26.5 cm (6 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.); Overall: 20.3 x 31 cm (8 x 12 3/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Lover's Tryst
India, Rajasthan, Bundi Style, later half 18th century
1960.54Color on paperImage: 30.7 x 23 cm (12 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.); Overall: 25 x 17.1 cm (9 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Fruitsellers
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.40Albumen print from glass plate negativeImage: 20 x 27.2 cm (7 7/8 x 10 11/16 in.); Paper: 20 x 27.2 cm (7 7/8 x 10 11/16 in.); Mounted: 23.1 x 30.3 cm (9 1/8 x 11 15/16 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Vishnu Battles Madhu and Kaitabha, from a Markandeya Purana
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Guler, 18th century
1974.46Opaque watercolor on paperImage: 16.7 x 25.8 cm (6 9/16 x 10 3/16 in.); Overall: 20.2 x 29.2 cm (7 15/16 x 11 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1978.50Graphite and watercolor on paperOverall: 28.5 x 26 cm (11 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Cremation of the Demoness Putana, from a Krishna-Lila
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, 18th century
1984.4Opaque watercolor on paperOverall: 20.9 x 31.2 cm (8 1/4 x 12 5/16 in.)Delia E. Holden FundCCCC0
Two Elephants Fighting in a Courtyard Before Muhammad Shah
attributed to Nainsukh (Indian, 1710–1778)
2005.1.bInk and color on paperOverall: 62.5 x 42 cm (24 5/8 x 16 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Octagonal Box
India, 18th-19th century
1916.110Gold paste and rubies, emeralds and diamondsDiameter: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Entrance to the Nata Dewale Grounds, Kandy
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.39Albumen print from glass plate negativeImage: 28 x 22.1 cm (11 x 8 11/16 in.); Paper: 28 x 22.1 cm (11 x 8 11/16 in.); Mounted: 35.4 x 27.5 cm (13 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Maharana Jagat Singh Attending the Raslila
attributed to Jai Ram (Indian) and 1 other
2011.141Opaque watercolor, gold, and silver on paperSheet: 67.5 x 49 cm (26 9/16 x 19 5/16 in.)Gift of Maxeen and John Flower in honor of Dr. Stanislaw CzumaCCCC0
A Creeper in the Peradeniya Gardens, Ceylon
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876–1895)
2018.37Albumen print from glass plate negativeImage: 27.7 x 21.5 cm (10 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.); Paper: 27.7 x 21.5 cm (10 7/8 x 8 7/16 in.); Mounted: 29.3 x 23 cm (11 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Bullock Cart, Delhi
Shepherd & Robertson (British, active Agra and Simla, 1862–1864)
2018.36Albumen print from glass plate negativeImage: 18 x 24.1 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/2 in.); Paper: 18 x 24.1 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/2 in.); Mounted: 22.4 x 31.7 cm (8 13/16 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
Gujari Ragini (Krishna with Gopis Playing the Flute), from a Ragamala...
India, Deccan, Aurangabad, 18th century
2003.344Ink and color on paperOverall: 24.3 x 14 cm (9 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Jack and Jeanette Walton in memory of his grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. E. K. ZaworskiCCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Raja Ram Singh II
Northern India, Rajasthan, Kotah, 19th century
2011.139Opaque watercolor, silver and gold on paperFramed: 92.7 x 76.8 cm (36 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Unframed: 64.8 x 48.9 cm (25 1/2 x 19 1/4 in.)Gift of Maxeen and John Flower in honor of Dr. Stanislaw CzumaCCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297Opaque watercolors and ink on paperImage: 33.3 x 25.3 cm (13 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.); Paper: 35.4 x 27.2 cm (13 15/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Gift of Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Head of a Beauty
India, Mughal school, 18th century
1932.117Ink, color, and gold on paperImage: 24.5 x 16.5 cm (9 5/8 x 6 1/2 in.); Overall: 30.5 x 20.5 cm (12 x 8 1/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ring in the Form of Six Fishes
India, Jaipur, 18th century
1916.118Gold, enamel and gemsDiameter: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Maharaja Chattarsol of Kotah Shooting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kotah school, mid 19th century
2011.150Ink, color and gold on paperOverall: 30 x 22.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Silk Patolu Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1940.607Tabby weave, double ikat; silkOverall: 419.1 x 103.2 cm (165 x 40 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
The Heroine Who is Faithfully Loved:  Leaf from a Rasamanjari
India, Pahari, Nurpur, 18th century
1967.239Color and gold on paperImage: 17 x 26.8 cm (6 11/16 x 10 9/16 in.); Overall: 20.5 x 28.2 cm (8 1/16 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479Tapestry weave: silk, metal threadOverall: 177.8 x 144.8 cm (70 x 57 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Shawl (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.495Embroidery on wool groundOverall: 189.9 x 111.8 cm (74 3/4 x 44 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 48.9 x 19.7 cm (19 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1292Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 81.9 x 78.7 cm (32 1/4 x 31 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 47.6 x 32.7 cm (18 3/4 x 12 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Narrow Strip used as Galloon
India, 18th-19th century
1916.2078Lampas weave with unbound brocaded patternOverall: 36.8 x 3.8 cm (14 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 127 x 94 cm (50 x 37 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bhairava Raga
India, early 19th century
1924.972Color on paperImage: 18.7 x 12.5 cm (7 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.); Overall: 35.6 x 22 cm (14 x 8 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss for the Dudley P. Allen CollectionCCCC0
Fragments Pieced Together
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1977Lampas weave, brocadedOverall: 48.9 x 40.6 cm (19 1/4 x 16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Rama and Sita Being Taken to the Priest to Fix the Wedding Date; page...
India, Pahari Hills, Kulu, Shangri Style IV, 18th century
2002.6Ink and color on paperImage: 18.5 x 28.7 cm (7 5/16 x 11 5/16 in.); Overall: 20 x 30.4 cm (7 7/8 x 11 15/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Silk Veil
India, 19th - 20th century
1916.1191Tritik (stitch resist); silkOverall: 196.2 x 47 cm (77 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Virhini Nayika, Love-Torn Heroine
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, late 18th-early 19th Century
1989.335Ink and color on paperOverall: 16.8 x 11.6 cm (6 5/8 x 4 9/16 in.); with borders: 18.2 x 13.1 cm (7 3/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Rama and Laksmana Fighting Ravana
India, Pahari, Bilaspur, 18th century
1953.357Color on paperImage: 21.2 x 15.8 cm (8 3/8 x 6 1/4 in.); Overall: 26.8 x 19.4 cm (10 9/16 x 7 5/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Oversize Hip Wrapper (tapis)
India, Coromandel Coast, mid-18th Century
2000.28Cotton; plain weave; drawn resist, painted mordants, dyedOverall: 296 x 120 cm (116 9/16 x 47 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chakla: Cloth used to Wrap Articles of Bride's Dowry, or as a Hanging
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1460Embroidery; cottonOverall: 76.2 x 75.6 cm (30 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Uniara, 18th century
2012.297Opaque watercolor with gold on paperImage: 21.4 x 13 cm (8 7/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Border: 28.7 x 22.3 cm (11 5/16 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 157.5 x 88.3 cm (62 x 34 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.69Gold, colored glass, and enamelDiameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Necklace
East India, Rajputana or Malwa, 18th-19th Century
1927.4Gold filagree and granulationOverall: 63.5 cm (25 in.); Cord: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Marianne Morgan Henry in memory of Reverend and Mrs. Y. P. MorganCCCC0
Fragment of a Garment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 50.8 x 50.8 cm (20 x 20 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Patolu
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1990.92Tabby weave, double ikat; silk and cottonOverall: 475 x 120 cm (187 x 47 1/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Art AllianceCCCC0
Page with Two Scenes of Sita's Abduction, from a Ramayana
Rikhaji (Indian)
1968.108Color on paperOverall: 28.5 x 20 cm (11 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)James Parmelee and Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundsCCCC0
Sari
India, Benares, 19th century
1981.218Silk and gold brocadeOverall: 466.5 x 109.8 cm (183 11/16 x 43 1/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Loin Cloth "Pha nung" or Cloth for Wrapped Garment
India, East Coast, late 19th - early 20th century
1925.119Tabby weave, mordant resist and batik; cottonOverall: 97.8 x 325.1 cm (38 1/2 x 128 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th-19th century
1925.519Brocade, "himru"; cotton and silkOverall: 50.8 x 57.2 cm (20 x 22 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.527Brocade, "himru"; silk and cottonOverall: 75.6 x 41.9 cm (29 3/4 x 16 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Taking the Cattle Out to Graze, from a Bhagavata...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1989.338Ink and color on paperImage: 12.7 x 20.5 cm (5 x 8 1/16 in.); with borders: 14.5 x 21.9 cm (5 11/16 x 8 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.503Brocade, Kimkhwab; silk and cottonOverall: 49.5 x 78.7 cm (19 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Turban "Patka"
India, Rajputana, 18th-19th century
1925.501Brocaded muslinOverall: 55.9 x 34.3 cm (22 x 13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
India, 18th or 19th century
1916.1369Embroidery; gold on velvetOverall: 111.8 x 94 cm (44 x 37 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.492Brocade, Kimkhwab; silk and goldOverall: 41.9 x 34.3 cm (16 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Krishna and Gopis
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1946.359Color on paperOverall: 14.4 x 12 cm (5 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur D. BrooksCCCC0
Ragini Desakh of Meghamalhar
India, Rajasthan, possibly Raghugarh school, 18th century
1965.32Ink, color and gold on paperImage: 22 x 13 cm (8 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Overall: 24.3 x 15.9 cm (9 9/16 x 6 1/4 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Brahma Hides the Cowherds and the Calves in the Cave, page from a ...
India, Pahari Hills, Basholi School, 18th century
1965.335Ink and color on paperImage: 27.5 x 37.8 cm (10 13/16 x 14 7/8 in.); Overall: 30.6 x 40.2 cm (12 1/16 x 15 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. MeyerCCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 18th-19th century
1925.525Brocade, "himru"; silkOverall: 81.3 x 34.3 cm (32 x 13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.515Gold, emerald, diamonds, enamel, and pearlOverall: 7.4 x 4.8 cm (2 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Bequest of Anne Jessop SmithCCCC0
A Family of Tartars
India, Punjab, probably Lahore, Company School, 19th century
2011.137Ink, watercolor and gold on paperOverall: 25.3 x 33.8 cm (9 15/16 x 13 5/16 in.)Gift of Maxeen and John Flower in honor of Dr. Stanislaw CzumaCCCC0
Lovers Embracing (Raga Malkaus)
India, Rajasthan, Bundi, 18th century
1968.107Ink and color on paperImage: 26 x 15 cm (10 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.); Overall: 28.7 x 17.9 cm (11 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.)James Parmelee and Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundsCCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1962.126Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk with gold and silverOverall: 56.5 x 80 cm (22 1/4 x 31 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Howard C. HollisCCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274Embroidery: cotton thread on cotton tabby groundOverall: 184.8 x 118.7 cm (72 3/4 x 46 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Pair of Painted Doors
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60Color on woodOverall: 190 x 88.9 x 43.7 cm (74 13/16 x 35 x 17 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Sarangi
India, 19th century
1918.339Overall: 61.6 cm (24 1/4 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
Kanhra Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Amber, early 18th Century
1960.46Color on paperOverall: 29.6 x 18.4 cm (11 5/8 x 7 1/4 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
A Saddled Horse
India, Pahari, Jammu, 18th century
1968.106Ink on paperOverall: 24.5 x 21.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 7/16 in.)Gift of the Folio ClubCCCC0
Fragment of a Turban Cloth
India, Rajasthan, Mughal period, early 19th Century
1929.76Cotton muslin (loom width), undyed, block printed, and overprinted with gold leaf (varak)Overall: 106.7 x 55.9 cm (42 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Radha and Krishna in the Rain
India, Rajasthan, Bundi school, 18th century
1988.120Ink and color on paperImage: 25.7 x 17.1 cm (10 1/8 x 6 3/4 in.); Overall: 30.3 x 21.6 cm (11 15/16 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of Miss Dorothea Swope in memory of Mahadevan NatesanCCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 14.6 x 3.8 cm (5 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pradyumna and Samvara fight with maces: Leaf from the "Large Basohli...
India, Pahari, Basholi, 18th century
1960.184Color and gold on paperImage: 28 x 38.3 cm (11 x 15 1/16 in.); Overall: 30.2 x 41 cm (11 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.)Gift of the Mundane ClubCCCC0
Radha and Krishna Seated on a Balcony
India, Guler School, 18th century
1986.61Color on paperOverall: 32.5 x 20.6 cm (12 13/16 x 8 1/8 in.)Gift of Clara Taplin RankinCCCC0
Jesus among the doctors in the Temple
Mir Kalan Khan (Indian, c. 1730–1775)
2013.346Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, floral borders in colors on gold groundPage: 35.5 x 25.3 cm (14 x 9 15/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Lovers and an Old Crone
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh, 18th century
1980.29Color on paperOverall: 19.7 x 13.5 cm (7 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.67Gold, colored glass, rubies, and enamelDiameter: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Sugriva (Monkey General) Challenges his Brother Bali
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur, 18th century
1973.103Color on paperImage: 16.4 x 26.8 cm (6 7/16 x 10 9/16 in.); Overall: 20.7 x 31 cm (8 1/8 x 12 3/16 in.); with mat: 36.3 x 49 cm (14 5/16 x 19 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Dream of Zuleykha
India, Lucknow, Mughal, 18th century
2013.353Opaque watercolor with gold on paper, illuminated borders bandPage: 32.9 x 22.1 cm (12 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Sri Raga: An Illustration from a Ragamala Series
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.339Opaque watercolor with gold on paperPage: 33.2 x 23 cm (13 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1213Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 188 x 238.8 cm (74 x 94 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Krishna Reaching for the Moon
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 19th century
1971.80Ink and color on paperImage: 24 x 16 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.); Overall: 26.5 x 18.7 cm (10 7/16 x 7 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Bracelet
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.516Gold, emeralds, diamonds, and enamelOverall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Bequest of Anne Jessop SmithCCCC0
Devagandhara Ragini: An Ascetic in Retreat, from the Ragamala Series
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota school, 18th century
1989.341Color on paperOverall: 25.6 x 18 cm (10 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.); with borders: 33.5 x 25.4 cm (13 3/16 x 10 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Votive Lamp (Deepa Lakshmi)
South India, Chingleput district (Madras), 18th-19th Century
1999.261BronzeOverall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Babar(?)
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.497Color on paperImage: 4.5 x 3.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Krishna Receives a Flower Garland
Sitaram (Indian)
1982.65Ink and color on paperImage: 42 x 32 cm (16 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.); with mat: 53.2 x 40.6 cm (20 15/16 x 16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Raja with his Beloved
India, Kangra School, late 18th Century
1989.336Color on paperOverall: 18.1 x 13.4 cm (7 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.); with borders: 18.3 x 13.4 cm (7 3/16 x 5 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1961.4522/2 twill tapestry weave [S], double interlocking; woolOverall: 318.7 x 137.2 cm (125 1/2 x 54 in.)Museum AppropriationCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.471Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 95.3 x 98.4 cm (37 1/2 x 38 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.520Brocade, "himru"; cotton and silkOverall: 59.7 x 41.9 cm (23 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.507Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 23.5 x 17.8 cm (9 1/4 x 7 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rajput Box with Various Scenes
India, Rajasthan, early 19th Century
1979.56Painted woodOverall: 7.9 x 6.5 cm (3 1/8 x 2 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578IvoryOverall: 26.4 x 5.4 cm (10 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.529Brocade, "himru"; silk and cottonOverall: 67.3 x 81.3 cm (26 1/2 x 32 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.491Resist printed cottonOverall: 48.3 x 69.9 cm (19 x 27 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stem Cup
India, Jaipur, 17th-18th century
1962.429Enamel on copper, gold and silver leafDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Overall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.); Diameter of foot: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. William S. Woodbridge in memory of George William BierceCCCC0
Dog Walker
India, Lucknow, Company School, 19th century
1992.143Ink and gouache on paper with pale yellow borderOverall: 22.2 x 15.9 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Page of Sketches with a Portrait of Sri Maharaj Chatter Singhji
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 19th century
1979.22Ink and color on paperOverall: 28 x 18.6 cm (11 x 7 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Square Shawl ( "amli")
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1926.239Embroidery, large pieced areas: woolOverall: 182.9 x 177.8 cm (72 x 70 in.)Gift of the Burridge FamilyCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1918.33Cotton; tied and dyedOverall: 137.2 x 188 cm (54 x 74 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.524Cotton and silkOverall: 57.2 x 38.1 cm (22 1/2 x 15 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Snakes and Flowers
India, Kashmir, late 18th-early 19th century
2010.1432/2 twill tapestry (S), double interlocked; woolOverall: 66.6 x 90.1 cm (26 1/4 x 35 1/2 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Ladies Hand Mirror with Horse as Handle
India, Jaipur, late 18th-19th Century
1944.222Enamel inlaid with semi-precious stonesOverall: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Seated Man
India, Sikh, 19th century
1968.43Ink on paperOverall: 18.4 x 14.6 cm (7 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1916.1206Satin, tied and dyedOverall: 298.5 x 102.2 cm (117 1/2 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Krishna Summoning the Cows
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur school, 18th century
1989.339Ink and color on paperOverall: 24.3 x 27 cm (9 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.); with borders: 25.1 x 30.5 cm (9 7/8 x 12 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Traveling Warriors Stopping at a Farm
India, Rajasthan, Jodhpur school, early 19th Century
1992.84Ink and color on paperOverall: 25.8 x 35.6 cm (10 3/16 x 14 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Rama, Sita and Lakshmana in the Forest, page from the Ramayana (Tales of...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 19th century
1989.332Ink and color on paperOverall: 21.5 x 15 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.); with borders: 22.2 x 16.1 cm (8 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Fragment
India, early 19th century
1926.166Printed cottonOverall: 72.4 x 50.2 cm (28 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)Gift of Kenneth de B. CodringtonCCCC0
Fragment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1926.30Patola (double ikat) weaving; silkOverall: 44.5 x 17.2 cm (17 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of A. K. CoomaraswamyCCCC0
Krishna and Radha Watching Rain Clouds: The Month of Bhadon from...
India, Pahari, Kangra school, 18th century
1973.104Color on paperImage: 13 x 9 cm (5 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.); Overall: 20.7 x 15.2 cm (8 1/8 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Talking to Elders
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh school, early 19th Century
1987.161Ink and color on paperOverall: 20.3 x 30.5 cm (8 x 12 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Kanhara Ragini: Song of Inspiration to Krishna for Killing the Elephant...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota school, 18th century
1989.342Color on paperOverall: 26.1 x 18.7 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.); with borders: 33.7 x 25.1 cm (13 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Hanging with niche design
India, late 18th - early 19th century
1915.6672 1/2 twill tapestry weave [S] with double interlock, pieced:woolOverall: 146 x 85.4 cm (57 1/2 x 33 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Pendant
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1967.195Gold with semi-precious stones and enamelOverall: 4.4 x 4.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Man Dyeing Cloth
India, Company School, Lucknow, 19th century
1992.142Ink and color on paperOverall: 22.2 x 15.9 cm (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Nobleman Visiting Saint at his Shrine
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1939.163Color on paperOverall: 21.3 x 13.3 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.)The Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial Collection, Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Fragment
India, Warangal, 18th or 19th century
1925.523Brocade, "himru"; cotton, silk and gold threadOverall: 77.5 x 40.6 cm (30 1/2 x 16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Approaching Mathura
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1938.302Color on paperOverall: 14 x 30.7 cm (5 1/2 x 12 1/16 in.)Gift of N. M. HeeramaneckCCCC0
Sugriva, the Monkey King
South India, Tanjore, 18th century
1975.73Ink and color on paperOverall: 35.5 x 23.5 cm (14 x 9 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. WardCCCC0
Ragini Patamanjari
India, Bilaspur School, 18th century
1990.39Color on paperOverall: 18.9 x 11.4 cm (7 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of John D. ProctorCCCC0
A princess with attendants on a terrace
India, Hyderabad, Deccan, 18th century
2013.291Opaque watercolor with gold on paperPainting: 31.3 x 19.7 cm (12 5/16 x 7 3/4 in.)Gift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Worship of Shiva
India, Rajasthan, Bikaner school, 18th century
1967.240Ink and color on paperImage: 26.7 x 20.3 cm (10 1/2 x 8 in.); Overall: 31.2 x 24.5 cm (12 5/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Malar Ragini: Krishna Playing the Flute to Seven Gopis Holding Musical...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota, 18th century
1989.343Color with gold and silver on paperOverall: 26.4 x 18.7 cm (10 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.792Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk with gold and silverOverall: 73.7 x 68.6 cm (29 x 27 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Radha and Krishna's Reconciliation
India, Pahari, Kangra school, late 18th Century
1936.682Drawing with slight colorOverall: 18.3 x 14 cm (7 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1916.834Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 127 x 139.7 cm (50 x 55 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Krishna and Radha Under Mt. Govardhan
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.389Ink on paperOverall: 30.3 x 20.2 cm (11 15/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Fragment of the Reverse Side of a Mirror
India, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1977.63Gilded and enameled glassOverall: 8.3 x 11.5 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Lota: Covered Jar on Narrow Foot
India, Jaipur, late 17th-early 18th Century
1962.206Cloisonne enamel on goldOverall: 14.4 x 10.2 cm (5 11/16 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi on Garuda
India, Rajasthan, Bundi school, 18th century
1990.38Ink and color on paperOverall: 12.7 x 15.7 cm (5 x 6 3/16 in.)Gift of John D. ProctorCCCC0
Seated Couple
India, Mysore, early 19th Century
1989.77Ink and color on paperOverall: 31 x 21.8 cm (12 3/16 x 8 9/16 in.)Gift of Ruth and Sherman Lee in memory of Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
A Couple (from the series Costumes and Professions)
South India, Tanjore, 19th century
2001.164Ink, color and gold on paperOverall: 24.1 x 19.9 cm (9 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 62.2 x 63.5 cm (24 1/2 x 25 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Locket
India, Rajputana, Rajastahn, Jaipur (?), early 18th Century
1960.198Gold and enamelCase: 3.1 x 3.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of the Twentieth Century ClubCCCC0
Square Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 19th century
1917.40Twill tapestry and embroidery; large pieced areas: woolOverall: 189.9 x 189.9 cm (74 3/4 x 74 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. James J. TracyCCCC0
Fragment (Mashru: Textile made for Muslim Market)
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.497Warp ikat, satin and complementary warp weave; silk and cottonOverall: 71.1 x 61.9 cm (28 x 24 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lady and Her Confidante
India, Kishangarh, early 19th Century
1985.187Color on paperOverall: 18.1 x 14 cm (7 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Kali and Devi Attack: Leaf from a Devi Mahatmya
India, Kangra school, 19th century
1934.220Color on paperImage: 20 x 24.3 cm (7 7/8 x 9 9/16 in.); Overall: 24.4 x 29 cm (9 5/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles EisenmanCCCC0
Head Veil
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1952.189Embroidery (chikan) and drawnwork; cottonOverall: 232.4 x 41.9 cm (91 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lewis H. CowlesCCCC0
Fragment of Striped Panel
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.498Tabby weave, warp ikat; silkOverall: 69.9 x 50.2 cm (27 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Radha and Hindu God Krishna Celebrating the Festival Holi
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur School, 19th century
1989.340In and color on paperOverall: 26.4 x 18.4 cm (10 3/8 x 7 1/4 in.); with borders: 32.8 x 24.5 cm (12 15/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Fragment of a Cap Band
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1925.797Embroidery ("chikan" type)Overall: 7.6 x 19.1 cm (3 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Velvet
India, 18th century
1916.1375Embroidery; velvet decorated with silverOverall: 57.2 x 41.3 cm (22 1/2 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lady after a Bath
India, Mughal, 18th century
2009.317Image: 12.6 x 7.1 cm (4 15/16 x 2 13/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Scenes from the Birth of Rama
India, Pahari, Kangra, 19th century
1953.13Color on paperImage: 25.1 x 34 cm (9 7/8 x 13 3/8 in.); Overall: 29.9 x 38.5 cm (11 3/4 x 15 3/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Carved Wood Panel
India, 18th century
1917.1648WoodGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment
India, Warangal or Gulbarga, 18th or 19th century
1925.530Brocade, "himru"; cotton and silkOverall: 83.8 x 45.7 cm (33 x 18 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat or Benares ?, 18th or 19th century
1925.793Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk with gold and silverOverall: 49.5 x 38.7 cm (19 1/2 x 15 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th century
1916.1274Embroidery; silk and gold and silver filéOverall: 28 x 18.4 cm (11 x 7 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th-18th century
1916.1978Satin weave; silk and cottonOverall: 97.8 x 57.8 cm (38 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Page from the Prasnapradipa, a Hindu Astrology Text
Western India, 18th century
1933.503Ink on paperOverall: 11.1 x 26.6 cm (4 3/8 x 10 1/2 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Shispul Arguing with Rukmini's Father, Bhishmaka, page from a Rukmini...
possibly by Mola Ram (Indian)
1984.66Ink and color on paperImage: 21.6 x 30.5 cm (8 1/2 x 12 in.); Overall: 24.5 x 33 cm (9 5/8 x 13 in.)Edwin R. and Harriet Pelton Perkins Memorial FundCCCC0
Kakubha Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Probably Jaipur, 18th century
1971.92Color on paperImage: 22.9 x 15.5 cm (9 x 6 1/8 in.); Overall: 27 x 20.5 cm (10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
The Mausoleum of Akbar at Secundrabad
India, Company School, early 19th century
1983.115Watercolor on paperOverall: 45.7 x 60.3 cm (18 x 23 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. Ward in memory of his parents, Lura and Edward WardCCCC0
Circular Piece
India, 18th century
1916.1373Embroidery; velvet decorated with silverOverall: 81.5 x 82.6 cm (32 1/16 x 32 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur ?, 18th century
1925.502Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 50.2 x 52.7 cm (19 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Prince with a Hawk
India, Mughal, 18th century
2009.316Opaque watercolor on paperSheet: 44 x 28.7 cm (17 5/16 x 11 5/16 in.); Image: 17.7 x 11.8 cm (6 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Weaving and Spinning
Kehar Singh (Indian)
1987.162Ink and color on paperOverall: 23.7 x 19 cm (9 5/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. WardCCCC0
Fragments of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678Twill weave, brocaded; woolOverall: 43.1 x 36 cm (16 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1214Silk, metallic threadOverall: 135 x 94 cm (53 1/8 x 37 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Shawl
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1458Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 104.1 x 76.2 cm (41 x 30 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.506BrocadeOverall: 29.2 x 14 cm (11 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Gulbarga ?, 19th century
1925.695Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 14 x 9.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.712Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 9.5 x 11.4 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.711Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 6.4 x 16.5 cm (2 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.690Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 17.2 x 19.1 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.689Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 15.9 x 10.8 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.693Brocade, "kimkhwab"Overall: 14 x 10.2 cm (5 1/2 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2162/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; woolOverall: 311.2 x 135.9 cm (122 1/2 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th or early 19th century
1955.303Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 95.3 x 75.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 7/8 in.)Gift of Ruth E. HarmanCCCC0
Embroidered Door Hanging
India, 18th century
1916.1212VelvetOverall: 32.4 x 97.2 cm (12 3/4 x 38 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sketch of  a Woman with an elephant and other animals on reverse
India, Pahari, 18th century
2005.71Pencil on paperOverall: 12 x 11 cm (4 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Gift of Pamela Elizabeth Ward in loving memory of her parents, William E. and Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Chest Front
India, early 18th Century
1917.23WoodOverall: 45.2 x 114.6 cm (17 13/16 x 45 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward A. CongerCCCC0
Gunakali Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Sirohi, late 17th or early 18th century
1960.283Color on paperImage: 19 x 12.9 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/16 in.); Overall: 23.4 x 16.2 cm (9 3/16 x 6 3/8 in.)Gift of the Folio ClubCCCC0
Gaudi Ragini, page from a Ragamala series
India, Rajasthan, possibly Raghugarh school, late 18th Century
1975.40Ink and color on paperOverall: 20.3 x 11 cm (8 x 4 5/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.707Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 10.3 x 41 cm (4 1/16 x 16 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bodice or Coli
India, late 19th century
1940.608Embroidered satin with gold thread and sequinsOverall: 32.5 x 78.5 cm (12 13/16 x 30 7/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Vase with flower arrangement and scrollwork
India, Lucknow, Mughal, second half of 18th century
2013.354Opaque watercolor with gold on paperGift in honor of Madeline Neves Clapp; Gift of Mrs. Henry White Cannon by exchange; Bequest of Louise T. Cooper; Leonard C. Hanna Jr. Fund; From the Catherine and Ralph Benkaim CollectionCCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193Brocade; silk and metal threadOverall: 19.2 x 20.1 cm (7 9/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364Embroidery: silk, metal, and cotton thread on cotton ground; silk edging and velvet appliquéOverall: 125 x 88 cm (49 3/16 x 34 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 19th century
1925.518Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk, cotton, gold threadOverall: 27.9 x 19.1 cm (11 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 116.8 x 264.2 cm (46 x 104 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.694Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 31.8 x 10.2 cm (12 1/2 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Man's Coat
India, Early 19th century
1934.184Brocade, cotton lining, metal threadOverall: 188 x 61 cm (74 x 24 in.)Gift of Annette FinniganCCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594Embroidery (phulkari); silk on cotton groundOverall: 231 x 118.8 cm (90 15/16 x 46 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter UpsonCCCC0
Brocade
India, Warangal, 19th century
1925.517Brocade; cotton and silkOverall: 37.5 x 24.8 cm (14 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.722Cotton and silkOverall: 31.1 x 16.5 cm (12 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bed Cover (?)
India, Delhi ?, 19th century
1916.1475Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 306.7 x 245.8 cm (120 3/4 x 96 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 19 x 55.2 cm (7 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Striped Satin
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.499SatinOverall: 12.1 x 91.4 cm (4 3/4 x 36 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.505Brocade; silk and cottonOverall: 21 x 29.2 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.719Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 30.5 x 14 cm (12 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.718Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 96.5 x 5.7 cm (38 x 2 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, 19th century
1925.709Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 12.7 x 12.7 cm (5 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cover (or Hanging)
India, late 19th century
1916.1362Embroidery, silkOverall: 223.5 x 165.1 cm (88 x 65 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245Woven silk and metal threads, cottonOverall: 52 x 157.5 cm (20 1/2 x 62 in.)Gift of Doris and Ed WienerCCCC0
Kantha
India, Bengal, 19th century
1996.350Embroidery and quilting, cottonOverall: 224.2 x 134.6 cm (88 1/4 x 53 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.522Brocade; silk and cottonOverall: 28.8 x 17.2 cm (11 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.725Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk with metal groundOverall: 8.9 x 15.2 cm (3 1/2 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 273.7 x 136.5 cm (107 3/4 x 53 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Gold Brocade
India, 19th century
1916.1209Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 196.2 x 158.8 cm (77 1/4 x 62 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1917.34Embroidery (phulkari); cottonOverall: 265.4 x 152.4 cm (104 1/2 x 60 in.)Gift of Mrs. James J. TracyCCCC0
Fragment
India, late 19th century
1925.509Silk and cottonOverall: 31.8 x 78.7 cm (12 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.697Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 8.3 x 19.7 cm (3 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.679Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 21.3 x 60.2 cm (8 3/8 x 23 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
India, Surat
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.723Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 29.2 x 14.6 cm (11 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0