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Culture: India, 18th-19th century (599)
Oval portrait of a woman in a Chaghtai hat
India, Mughal, 18th century
1920.1967CCCC0
Radha and Krishna meet in the forest during a storm
India, Bengal, Mughal, 18th century
2013.352CCCC0
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
Women bathing before an architectural panorama
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.344CCCC0
Sword with scabbard
India, perhaps Deccan, 18th-19th century AD
1930.706CCCC0
Sword
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.706.aCCCC0
Scabbard
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.706.bCCCC0
Armlet of bazuband
India, Punjab, 18th-19th Century
1916.268CCCC0
A prince celebrating Holi with palace women on a terrace at night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.342.aCCCC0
Green Parrot
India, East India Company School, 19th century
1972.285CCCC0
Man's morning coat
India, Mughal, 18th century
1936.443CCCC0
Agra. Diwan-i-Chas
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.214CCCC0
A Princess on a Terrace with Attendants at Night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.341.aCCCC0
Tiered Court Scene
Chitarman II (Indian, c. 1680–с. 1750)
1973.237CCCC0
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
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Mahmud ibn Ishaq al-Shahabi (Persian, active mid- to late 1500s) 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
A Night Scene of Shiva Puja (recto)
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.350.aCCCC0
Sinhalese Man
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895) and 1 other
2018.221CCCC0
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
Gwalior. Urwai
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.218CCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Kutcherry Hill
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.216CCCC0
Group Taken at Nortekande Bungalow
India, 19th century
2018.223CCCC0
Agra. The Fort
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.215CCCC0
Dead Leopard
India, 19th century
2018.224CCCC0
Drawing of an Elephant
India, Mughal School, early 18th Century
1969.65CCCC0
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
Yusuf and Zulaykha meeting
India, Provincial Mughal, Lucknow, 18th century
1939.164CCCC0
Falcon
India, Pahari, probably Jammu, 18th century
1968.42CCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670CCCC0
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
Princess and attendant in trompe l’oeil window
Aqil Khan (Indian, active mid-1700s)
1955.297CCCC0
Ladies Celebrating Diwali
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, 18th century
1971.82CCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari, Sirmur, 19th century
1955.667CCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1955.48CCCC0
Powder horn
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1989.351CCCC0
No image available
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2019.185CCCC0
Gaudi Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1968.109CCCC0
No image available
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2019.188CCCC0
Sakhi Persuades Radha to Meet Krishna, from the "Lambagraon" Gita...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, Lambagraon series, 19th century
1989.334CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1952.196CCCC0
Tulwar sword
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704CCCC0
Tulwar Sword
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704.aCCCC0
Tulwar Sword (case)
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704.bCCCC0
Umed Singh of Kota Hunting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.51CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.215CCCC0
Gunakali Ragini
India, Rajasthan, probably Jaipur, 18th century
1954.261CCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Ram Singh II
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1991.168CCCC0
Celebrations of Krishna's Birth, from a Bhagavata Purana
Northern India, Jammu and Kashmir, Mankot, 18th century
1988.70CCCC0
Kali Attacking Nisumbha
India, Pahari, possibly Guler, 18th century
1968.44CCCC0
The Birth of Krishna, from a Sursagar of Surdas
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1984.65CCCC0
A House Burgled at Night
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.333CCCC0
Pendant
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.515CCCC0
Pendant
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.515.aCCCC0
Sindhu Raga
India, Mewar school, 18th century
2004.110CCCC0
Hindola Raga
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, late 18th century
1975.9CCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur school, early 18th Century
1960.51CCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Being Dressed in Women's Clothes for Spring Festival Holi
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, 18th century
1933.453CCCC0
Fragment of a Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 18th-19th century
1916.1283CCCC0
Piece of "Patka" (Girdle or Sash)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.676CCCC0
Fruitsellers
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.40CCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Eastern India, Bengal, Murshidabad, 18th century
2013.340CCCC0
Buddhist Temple, Kalani
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.38CCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1978.50CCCC0
Vishnu Battles Madhu and Kaitabha, from a Markandeya Purana
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Guler, 18th century
1974.46CCCC0
Entrance to the Nata Dewale Grounds, Kandy
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.39CCCC0
Jailer Receiving the Mahant of Tarakeshwar in Prison
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.105CCCC0
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
Durga Killing the Demon Mahisha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.103CCCC0
Cremation of the Demoness Putana, from a Krishna-Lila
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, 18th century
1984.4CCCC0
Octagonal Box
India, 18th-19th century
1916.110CCCC0
Seated Prince Smoking a Hookah
India, Pahari, Mankot, 18th century
1960.47CCCC0
Nitai and Gaur
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.154CCCC0
The Goddess Kali (recto); Kali Standing on Shiva (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110CCCC0
The Goddess Kali (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110.aCCCC0
King Bana enjoying music in his court, from the Usha-Aniruddha section...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler School, 18th century
1986.62CCCC0
Two Elephants Fighting in a Courtyard Before Muhammad Shah
attributed to Nainsukh (Indian, 1710-1778)
2005.1.bCCCC0
Lover's Tryst
India, Rajasthan, Bundi Style, later half 18th century
1960.54CCCC0
English Babu (Native Indian Clerk) Holding a Hookah
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.145CCCC0
Hanuman with Rama and Lakshmana on his Shoulders
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.120CCCC0
Baby Krishna Asking for Butter from Yashoda
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.112CCCC0
Maharana Jagat Singh Attending the Raslila
attributed to Jai Ram (Indian) and 1 other
2011.141CCCC0
Gajalakshmi: Lakshmi with Elephants
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.149CCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha (recto); Krishna as Kali Worshipped...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113CCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113.aCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.130CCCC0
Annapurna and Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.162CCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Raja Ram Singh II
Northern India, Rajasthan, Kotah, 19th century
2011.139CCCC0
Jatayu Hinders Ravana’s Chariot, Trying
...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109CCCC0
Jatayu Hinders Ravana’s Chariot, Trying
to Prevent the Abduction of Sita...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109.aCCCC0
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess (recto); Durga (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157CCCC0
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157.aCCCC0
Rama and Sita Enthroned with Lakshmana and Hanuman Attending
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.152CCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River (recto); Parivati Placing...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129CCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129.aCCCC0
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis) (recto); Das Avataras...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.114CCCC0
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis) (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.114.aCCCC0
Barber Cleaning a Woman’s Ear
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.117CCCC0
Vaishnava Devotee with Two Women
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.101CCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.166CCCC0
Ganesha-Janani (Mother of Ganesh)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.169CCCC0
Goddesses Lakshmi and Sarasvati (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.150.bCCCC0
Mahant of Tarakeshwar Rides on an Elephant
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.104CCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.132CCCC0
Kartikeya
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.151CCCC0
The Mutiny of the Heroine Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.146CCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.98CCCC0
Radha and Krishna (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.156.bCCCC0
Shiva Bearing Aloft the Body of His Sati
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.131CCCC0
Seven Heroes or Warriors Killing Abhimanya, Son of Arjuna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.144CCCC0
Garuda Carrying Balarama and Krishna (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.134.bCCCC0
Diana or Artemis, Goddess of the Hunt
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.147CCCC0
Balarama and Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.168CCCC0
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady (recto); Krishna Weighted against...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.107CCCC0
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.107.aCCCC0
Krishna Stroking Radha's Feet (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.133.bCCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794CCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494CCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297CCCC0
Silk Patolu Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1940.607CCCC0
Maharaja Chattarsol of Kotah Shooting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kotah school, mid 19th century
2011.150CCCC0
Head of a Beauty
India, Mughal school, 18th century
1932.117CCCC0
Kali on Shiva
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi, 19th century
2014.650CCCC0
Ring in the Form of Six Fishes
India, Jaipur, 18th century
1916.118CCCC0
The Heroine Who is Faithfully Loved:  Leaf from a Rasamanjari
India, Pahari, Nurpur, 18th century
1967.239CCCC0
Krishna Awaiting Radha
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1936.685CCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479CCCC0
Dagger
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.708.aCCCC0
Dagger (red velvet case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.708.bCCCC0
Dagger with Brown Leather Case
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707CCCC0
Dagger
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707.aCCCC0
Dagger (brown leather case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707.bCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1292CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470CCCC0
Virhini Nayika, Love-Torn Heroine
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, late 18th-early 19th Century
1989.335CCCC0
Oversize Hip Wrapper (tapis)
India, Coromandel Coast, mid-18th Century
2000.28CCCC0
Shawl (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.495CCCC0
Narrow Strip used as Galloon
India, 18th-19th century
1916.2078CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302CCCC0
Fragments Pieced Together
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1977CCCC0
Silapa Sword with Green Leather Case.
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705CCCC0
Silapa Sword
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705.aCCCC0
Silapa Sword (green leather case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705.bCCCC0
Silk Veil
India, 19th - 20th century
1916.1191CCCC0
Todi Ragini, from a Ragamala Series
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Uniara, 18th century
2012.297CCCC0
Krishna and the Gopis Gather for Rasamandala
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1960.45CCCC0
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
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363CCCC0
Loin Cloth "Pha nung" or Cloth for Wrapped Garment
India, East Coast, late 19th - early 20th century
1925.119CCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.69CCCC0
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.67CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.527CCCC0
Sari
India, Benares, 19th century
1981.218CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274CCCC0
Lovers Embracing (Raga Malkaus)
India, Rajasthan, Bundi, 18th century
1968.107CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.503CCCC0
Turban "Patka"
India, Rajputana, 18th-19th century
1925.501CCCC0
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, Surat, 18th-19th century
1925.519CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 18th-19th century
1925.492CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
India, 18th or 19th century
1916.1369CCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 18th-19th century
1925.525CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1952.191CCCC0
Patolu
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1990.92CCCC0
Krishna and Lakshmana Taking the Cattle Out to Graze, page from the...
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 18th century
1989.338CCCC0
Pendant:  Krishna as Sri Nathaji
India, Udaipur, Nethdwara area, 19th century
1946.257CCCC0
Bhairava Raga
India, early 19th century
1924.972CCCC0
Jesus among the doctors in the Temple
Mir Kalan Khan (Indian, c. 1730–1775)
2013.346CCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1213CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496CCCC0
Sri Raga: An Illustration from a Ragamala Series
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.339CCCC0
Krishna and Gopis
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1946.359CCCC0
Kanhra Ragini
India, Rajasthan, Amber, early 18th Century
1960.46CCCC0
Raja Sansar Chand of Kangra and Courtiers
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 18th century
1986.63CCCC0
Radha and Krishna Seated on a Balcony
India, Guler School, 18th century
1986.61CCCC0
Lovers and an Old Crone
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh, 18th century
1980.29CCCC0
The Dream of Zuleykha
India, Lucknow, Mughal, 18th century
2013.353CCCC0
Rama and Laksmana Fighting Ravana
India, Pahari, Bilaspur, 18th century
1953.357CCCC0
Sugriva (Monkey General) Challenges his Brother Bali
India, Pahari Hills, Nurpur, 18th century
1973.103CCCC0
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
Rajput Box with Various Scenes
India, Rajasthan, early 19th Century
1979.56CCCC0
Cover of a Palm Leaf
South India, 18th century
1963.578CCCC0
Dog Walker
India, Lucknow, Company School, 19th century
1992.143CCCC0
Bracelet
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.516CCCC0
A Family of Tartars
India, Punjab, probably Lahore, Company School, 19th century
2011.137CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1918.33CCCC0
Square Shawl ( "amli")
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1926.239CCCC0
Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1961.452CCCC0
Krishna Summoning the Cows
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur school, 18th century
1989.339CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.471CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.520CCCC0
Bhima's Consultation with the Astrologer: Scene from the Nala-Damayanti...
India, Pahari, Kangra school, late 18th Century
1936.684CCCC0
Jai Singh III of Jaipur (r. 1818-1835) Riding
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1925.1337CCCC0
Fragments
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195.aCCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195.bCCCC0
Portrait of a Seated Man
India, Sikh, 19th century
1968.43CCCC0
Border Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 18th - early 19th century
1925.507CCCC0
Raja with his Beloved
India, Kangra School, late 18th Century
1989.336CCCC0
Pair of Painted Doors
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60CCCC0
Raja Gulab Singh
India, 19th century
1925.1338CCCC0
Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1916.1206CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.529CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.491CCCC0
Stem Cup
India, Jaipur, 17th-18th century
1962.429CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1925.678CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.524CCCC0
Fragment, Snakes and Flowers
India, Kashmir, late 18th-early 19th century
2010.143CCCC0
Rama, Sita and Lakshmana in the Forest, page from the Ramayana (Tales of...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 19th century
1989.332CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.792CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1926.30CCCC0
Fragment
India, early 19th century
1926.166CCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Talking to Elders
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh school, early 19th Century
1987.161CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1916.834CCCC0
Hanging with niche design
India, late 18th - early 19th century
1915.667CCCC0
Fragment of a Turban Cloth
India, Rajasthan, Mughal period, early 19th Century
1929.76CCCC0
Traveling Warriors Stopping at a Farm
India, Rajasthan, Jodhpur school, early 19th Century
1992.84CCCC0
Kanhara Ragini: Song of Inspiration to Krishna for Killing the Elephant...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota school, 18th century
1989.342CCCC0
Man Dyeing Cloth
India, Company School, Lucknow, 19th century
1992.142CCCC0
A Saddled Horse
India, Pahari, Jammu, 18th century
1968.106CCCC0
Krishna as the Destroyer of Demons, page from Surdas's Sursagar
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1984.172CCCC0
Nobleman Visiting Saint at his Shrine
India, Mughal, 17th-18th century
1939.163CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516CCCC0
Pichvai (wall hanging) with the Worship of Shri Nathaji
India, Rajasthan, Nathadwara, 19th century
1937.454CCCC0
Ragini Patamanjari
India, Bilaspur School, 18th century
1990.39CCCC0
A princess with attendants on a terrace
India, Hyderabad, Deccan, 18th century
2013.291CCCC0
Krishna and Balarama Approaching Mathura
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1938.302CCCC0
Malar Ragini: Krishna Playing the Flute to Seven Gopis Holding Musical...
India, Rajasthan, Bundi-Kota, 18th century
1989.343CCCC0
Worship of Shiva
India, Rajasthan, Bikaner school, 18th century
1967.240CCCC0
Krishna Reaching for the Moon
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 19th century
1971.80CCCC0
No image available
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.352CCCC0
Fragment of Draped Garment worn by Members of the Court for Festive...
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 18th century
1952.193CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 18th century
1952.192CCCC0
"Aba": Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, late 19th century
1917.1068CCCC0
Krishna and Radha Watching Rain Clouds: The Month of Bhadon from...
India, Pahari, Kangra school, 18th century
1973.104CCCC0
Lady and Her Confidante
India, Kishangarh, early 19th Century
1985.187CCCC0
Krishna and Radha Under Mt. Govardhan
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1964.389CCCC0
Krishna Vanquishing Vakasura
Southern India, probably Mysore, late 18th Century
1966.29CCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi on Garuda
India, Rajasthan, Bundi school, 18th century
1990.38CCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208CCCC0
God Shiva in His Ferocious Aspect as Mahakala Dancing
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1955.296CCCC0
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
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
A prince conversing with a woman while taking refreshments on a terrace ...
India, Mughal, 18th century
2013.335.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper, blue and buff borders (recto)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
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
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
Court lady singing and playing the vina
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper (recto)Miniature: 21.6 x 16.8 cm (8 1/2 x 6 5/8 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
Calligraphy from a ghazal of Fakhr al-Din Iraqi (Persian, 1213–1289) and...
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.349.bInk on paper, illuminated panels of Persian poetry (verso)Page: 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
Women bathing before an architectural panorama
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.344Opaque watercolor and 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
Sword with scabbard
India, perhaps Deccan, 18th-19th century AD
1930.706Watered steel blade with iron hilt inlaid with gold; velvet lining with leather straps; wooden scabbard with velvet case and metallic threadsOverall: 99 cm (39 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Sword
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.706.aWatered steel blade with iron hilt inlaid with goldOverall: 99 cm (39 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Scabbard
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.706.bVelvet lining with leather straps; wooden scabbard with velvet case and metallic threadsOverall: 99 cm (39 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
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
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 prince celebrating Holi with palace women on a terrace at night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.342.aOpaque watercolor and gold on paper (recto)Page: 27.7 x 19.6 cm (10 7/8 x 7 11/16 in.); 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
Green Parrot
India, East India Company School, 19th century
1972.285Opaque watercolor on paperOverall: 38.5 x 28.6 cm (15 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Bequest of Edgar A. HahnCCCC0
Man's morning coat
India, Mughal, 18th century
1936.443Tabby weave, resist-dyed (mordant resist and batik); cotton and applied gold leafOverall: 142 x 172 cm (55 7/8 x 67 11/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
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
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
A Princess on a Terrace with Attendants at Night (recto)
India, Farrukhabad, Mughal, 18th century
2013.341.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto)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
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
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
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Mahmud ibn Ishaq al-Shahabi (Persian, active mid- to late 1500s) and 1 other
2013.347Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper (recto); ink and opaque watercolor with gold on paper (verso)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
Posthumous portrait of the Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah (reigned 1719...
Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.347.aOpaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper (recto)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
A night scene of Shiva puja (recto); Calligraphy (verso)
Ahmad al-Husaini 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 Night Scene of Shiva Puja (recto)
attributed to Muhammad Rizavi Hindi (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.350.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper, wide borders of pink paper (recto)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
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
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
Gwalior. Urwai
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.218PhotochromImage: 20.6 x 26.6 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.); Paper: 20.6 x 26.6 cm (8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
A blindfolded suitor is brought before a princess (recto)
Fayzullah (Indian, active c. 1730–1765)
2013.343.aOpaque watercolor and gold on paper (recto)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
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
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
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
Women Enjoying the River at the Forest’s Edge
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper, narrow border of gold foliate meander (recto)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
Flowering Marigold
style of Hunhar II (Indian, active mid-1700s)
2013.351.bOpaque watercolor with gold on paper, narrow border of gold foliate meander (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
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
Ladies Celebrating Diwali
Northern India, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, 18th century
1971.82Opaque watercolor and gold on paperImage: 20.5 x 24.7 cm (8 1/16 x 9 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
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
No image available
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
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
No image available
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
No image available
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
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
No image available
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
Sakhi Persuades Radha to Meet Krishna, from the "Lambagraon" Gita...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, Lambagraon series, 19th century
1989.334Ink and color on paperOverall: 24.1 x 32.1 cm (9 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.); with borders: 25.4 x 30.3 cm (10 x 11 15/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1952.196Block printed, painted and overprinted with gold leaf; cottonOverall: 5.1 x 54.6 cm (2 x 21 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tulwar sword
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704Iron hilt with gold; steel blade with gold; wood scabbard with velvet and metallic threadOverall: 96.6 cm (38 1/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Tulwar Sword
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704.aIron hilt with gold; steel blade with goldOverall: 96.6 cm (38 1/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Tulwar Sword (case)
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704.bWood scabbard with velvet and metallic threadOverall: 96.6 cm (38 1/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
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
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
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
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
A Princess and Demons before a Nobleman: A Leaf from a Poetical Romance...
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.337Opaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto); ink and gold on pink-speckled paper (verso)Page: 43 x 28.9 cm (16 15/16 x 11 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
A Princess and Demons before a Nobleman: A Leaf from a Poetical Romance...
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.337.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto)Page: 43 x 28.9 cm (16 15/16 x 11 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
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
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
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
The Birth of Krishna, from a Sursagar of Surdas
Northwestern India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1984.65Opaque watercolor and gold on paperImage: 33.6 x 22.2 cm (13 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.); Overall: 37 x 25.4 cm (14 9/16 x 10 in.); with mat: 49 x 36.3 cm (19 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Edwin R. and Harriet Pelton Perkins Memorial FundCCCC0
A House Burgled at Night
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.333Opaque watercolor with gold on paperPage: 38.7 x 28.7 cm (15 1/4 x 11 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
Mahliqa, Daughter of the Emperor of China, Pointing at the Bird-Man...
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.336Opaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto); ink and gold on pink-speckled paper (verso)Page: 42.2 x 28.5 cm (16 5/8 x 11 1/4 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
Mahliqa, Daughter of the Emperor of China, Pointing at the Bird-Man...
India, Mughal, early 18th century
2013.336.aOpaque watercolor with gold on paper (recto)Page: 42.2 x 28.5 cm (16 5/8 x 11 1/4 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
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
Pendant
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.515.aGold, emerald, diamonds, enamel, and pearlOverall: 7.4 x 4.8 cm (2 15/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Bequest of Anne Jessop SmithCCCC0
Sindhu Raga
India, Mewar school, 18th century
2004.110Ink and color on paperOverall: 48.1 x 27.9 cm (18 15/16 x 11 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Hindola Raga
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, late 18th century
1975.9Opaque watercolor, gold, and ink on paperImage: 20.5 x 15.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 in.); with mat: 35.5 x 25.4 cm (14 x 10 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
Sita in the Garden of Lanka, From the Ramayana epic of Valmiki
India, Pahari, Guler, 18th century
1966.143Color and gold on paperImage: 55.5 x 79 cm (21 7/8 x 31 1/8 in.); Overall: 56.3 x 81 cm (22 3/16 x 31 7/8 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Being Dressed in Women's Clothes for Spring Festival Holi
Northern India, Himachal Pradesh, Kangra, 18th century
1933.453Drawing with patches of opaque watercolorOverall: 19 x 27.4 cm (7 1/2 x 10 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Buddhist Temple, Kalani
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.38Albumen print from glass plate negativeImage: 21.5 x 27.7 cm (8 7/16 x 10 7/8 in.); Paper: 21.5 x 27.7 cm (8 7/16 x 10 7/8 in.); Mounted: 29 x 37 cm (11 7/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Barbara TimmerCCCC0
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
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
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
Fragment of a Draped Garment worn by Members of Court for Festive Occasions
India, late 18th or early 19th century
1925.677Block printed and painted with pigments and gold leaf on cottonOverall: 28.3 x 27.3 cm (11 1/8 x 10 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jailer Receiving the Mahant of Tarakeshwar in Prison
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.105Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 45 x 28 cm (17 11/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
Durga Killing the Demon Mahisha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.103Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 50.5 x 32 cm (19 7/8 x 12 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.8 x 28.3 cm (18 1/16 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
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
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
Nitai and Gaur
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.154Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 50 x 29.6 cm (19 11/16 x 11 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.4 x 27.8 cm (17 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
The Goddess Kali (recto); Kali Standing on Shiva (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 49.7 x 29.3 cm (19 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
The Goddess Kali (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110.aBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 49.7 x 29.3 cm (19 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.9 x 28 cm (18 1/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
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
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
English Babu (Native Indian Clerk) Holding a Hookah
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.145Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48 x 29.5 cm (18 7/8 x 11 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.7 x 28 cm (18 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Hanuman with Rama and Lakshmana on his Shoulders
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.120Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperPainting only: 45.7 x 29.4 cm (18 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Baby Krishna Asking for Butter from Yashoda
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.112Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48 x 30 cm (18 7/8 x 11 13/16 in.); Painting only: 45.7 x 28 cm (18 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
Gajalakshmi: Lakshmi with Elephants
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.149Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 60.7 x 42.4 cm (23 7/8 x 16 11/16 in.); Painting only: 43 x 27.7 cm (16 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha (recto); Krishna as Kali Worshipped...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113Black ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.1 x 29.7 cm (18 15/16 x 11 11/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113.aBlack ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.1 x 29.7 cm (18 15/16 x 11 11/16 in.); Painting only: 25.4 x 20.4 cm (10 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.130Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 44.5 x 28.3 cm (17 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Annapurna and Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.162Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 50.3 x 30.7 cm (19 13/16 x 12 1/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 27.6 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
Jatayu Hinders Ravana’s Chariot, Trying
...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109Black ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.4 cm (18 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Jatayu Hinders Ravana’s Chariot, Trying
to Prevent the Abduction of Sita...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109.aBlack ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.4 cm (18 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 30.4 x 25.5 cm (11 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess (recto); Durga (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 46.9 x 29.8 cm (18 7/16 x 11 3/4 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157.aBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 46.9 x 29.8 cm (18 7/16 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 27.7 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Rama and Sita Enthroned with Lakshmana and Hanuman Attending
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.152Black ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29 cm (18 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 27.5 cm (17 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River (recto); Parivati Placing...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.3 cm (19 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129.aBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.3 cm (19 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 27.4 cm (17 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis) (recto); Das Avataras...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.114Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.9 cm (19 1/8 x 11 3/4 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis) (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.114.aBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.9 cm (19 1/8 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 28 cm (17 15/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Barber Cleaning a Woman’s Ear
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.117Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.7 cm (18 13/16 x 11 11/16 in.); Painting only: 45.3 x 28.4 cm (17 13/16 x 11 3/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Vaishnava Devotee with Two Women
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.101Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 45.4 x 27.8 cm (17 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.166Watercolor, black ink, with graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 45.3 x 27.5 cm (17 13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Ganesha-Janani (Mother of Ganesh)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.169Ink, color and silver paint on paperPainting only: 44.2 x 27.9 cm (17 3/8 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Goddesses Lakshmi and Sarasvati (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.150.bBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 40.5 x 30 cm (15 15/16 x 11 13/16 in.); Painting only: 45.3 x 28.4 cm (17 13/16 x 11 3/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Mahant of Tarakeshwar Rides on an Elephant
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.104Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 60.8 x 42.3 cm (23 15/16 x 16 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.4 x 27.8 cm (17 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.132Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.1 cm (18 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 27.7 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Kartikeya
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.151Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.1 cm (18 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 45.8 x 28.2 cm (18 1/16 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
The Mutiny of the Heroine Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.146Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.6 cm (19 1/8 x 11 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 28 cm (17 15/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.98Watercolor, black ink, and tin paint on paper lined with clothSecondary Support: 47 x 30.5 cm (18 1/2 x 12 in.); Painting only: 43 x 27.4 cm (16 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Radha and Krishna (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.156.bBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.7 x 29.7 cm (18 3/4 x 11 11/16 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 27.7 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Shiva Bearing Aloft the Body of His Sati
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.131Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48 x 29.1 cm (18 7/8 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 27.8 cm (17 15/16 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Seven Heroes or Warriors Killing Abhimanya, Son of Arjuna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.144Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 49.9 x 30 cm (19 5/8 x 11 13/16 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 27.7 cm (17 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Garuda Carrying Balarama and Krishna (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.134.bBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.9 x 29.3 cm (18 7/8 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.2 x 27.8 cm (17 13/16 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Diana or Artemis, Goddess of the Hunt
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.147Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint, with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.4 x 27.6 cm (19 1/16 x 10 7/8 in.); Painting only: 45.4 x 27.8 cm (17 7/8 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Balarama and Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.168Black ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 45.3 x 27.9 cm (17 13/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady (recto); Krishna Weighted against...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.107Black ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 48.6 x 30.1 cm (19 1/8 x 11 7/8 in.); Painting only: 45.8 x 27.9 cm (18 1/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady (recto)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.107.aBlack ink, watercolor, and tin paint on paperSecondary Support: 48.6 x 30.1 cm (19 1/8 x 11 7/8 in.); Painting only: 45.8 x 27.9 cm (18 1/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Stroking Radha's Feet (verso)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.133.bBlack ink, watercolor with graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.6 x 29.2 cm (18 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.); Painting only: 45.4 x 27.9 cm (17 7/8 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 83.8 x 35.9 cm (33 x 14 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494Embroidery, silk and gold thread on silk satin groundOverall: 26.4 x 13.7 cm (10 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Kali on Shiva
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi, 19th century
2014.650Opaque watercolor and gold on paperSheet: 20.3 x 26 cm (8 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of Nancy and Wayne HunnicuttCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
Dagger
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.708.aJade with raised gold work and velvet caseOverall: 34.4 cm (13 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Dagger (red velvet case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.708.bJade with raised gold work and velvet caseOverall: 34.4 cm (13 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Dagger with Brown Leather Case
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707Silver inlay and leatherOverall: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Dagger
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707.aSilver inlay and leatherOverall: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Dagger (brown leather case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.707.bSilver inlay and leatherOverall: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Silapa Sword with Green Leather Case.
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705Gold with inlay and leatherOverall: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Silapa Sword
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705.aGold with inlay and leatherOverall: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Silapa Sword (green leather case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705.bGold with inlay and leatherOverall: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
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
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
Krishna and the Gopis Gather for Rasamandala
India, Rajasthan, Kota, 18th century
1960.45Color on paperImage: 41.5 x 28.5 cm (16 5/16 x 11 1/4 in.); Overall: 50 x 32.5 cm (19 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
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
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
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
Ring
India, Mughal, 18th century
1944.69Gold, colored glass, and enamelDiameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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, 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, 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
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, 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
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1952.191Block printed, resist dyed and painted; cottonOverall: 28.8 x 13.9 cm (11 5/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
Krishna and Lakshmana Taking the Cattle Out to Graze, page from the...
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
Pendant:  Krishna as Sri Nathaji
India, Udaipur, Nethdwara area, 19th century
1946.257Champlevé enamelOverall: 5.2 x 3.9 cm (2 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Raja Sansar Chand of Kangra and Courtiers
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 18th century
1986.63Ink and color on paperOverall: 24.2 x 21.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of Clara Taplin RankinCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Bracelet
India, Mughal, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 18th century
1966.516Gold, emeralds, diamonds, and enamelOverall: 4 cm (1 9/16 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
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
Fragment
India, 19th century
1918.33Cotton; tied and dyedOverall: 137.2 x 188 cm (54 x 74 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Bhima's Consultation with the Astrologer: Scene from the Nala-Damayanti...
India, Pahari, Kangra school, late 18th Century
1936.684Drawing with slight colorOverall: 22.2 x 33.5 cm (8 3/4 x 13 3/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Jai Singh III of Jaipur (r. 1818-1835) Riding
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1925.1337Color on paperOverall: 10 x 14.3 cm (3 15/16 x 5 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragments
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195Block printed with gold leaf on cotton muslinAverage: 39.2 x 11.5 cm (15 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195.aBlock printed with gold leaf on cotton muslinOverall: 39.2 x 11.5 cm (15 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan ?, 19th century
1952.195.bBlock printed with gold leaf on cotton muslinOverall: 15.5 x 17 cm (6 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Raja Gulab Singh
India, 19th century
1925.1338Color on paperOverall: 19.8 x 13.8 cm (7 13/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
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
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1925.678Printed with silver leaf, painted and over-printed with gold; cottonOverall: 19.9 x 22.9 cm (7 13/16 x 9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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, 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
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
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
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
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
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
Fragment of a Turban Cloth
India, Rajasthan, Mughal period, early 19th Century
1929.76Block printed and over-printed with gold; cottonOverall: 106.7 x 55.9 cm (42 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
No image available
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
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
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
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
Krishna as the Destroyer of Demons, page from Surdas's Sursagar
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1984.172Ink, color and gold on paperOverall: 36.5 x 25.4 cm (14 3/8 x 10 in.)Gift of Dr. Norman ZaworskiCCCC0
Leaf from a Romance of Chandrabhanu and Lavanyavati of Upendra Bhanja ...
India, Orissa, late 18th century
1979.21Gum tempera and charcoal on palm leafOverall: 4.8 x 40.2 cm (1 7/8 x 15 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore 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
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
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 75.6 x 46.4 cm (29 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pichvai (wall hanging) with the Worship of Shri Nathaji
India, Rajasthan, Nathadwara, 19th century
1937.454Black, white and colors on clothOverall: 257 x 169.5 cm (101 3/16 x 66 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
No image available
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th Century
1989.352Cloisonné enamel on goldDiameter: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Fragment of Draped Garment worn by Members of the Court for Festive...
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 18th century
1952.193Block printed with gold leaf on cotton muslinOverall: 30.5 x 12.2 cm (12 x 4 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 18th century
1952.192Block printed and applied silver leaf; pigments on dyed cottonOverall: 17.8 x 15.6 cm (7 x 6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
"Aba": Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, late 19th century
1917.1068Embroidery; silk on silk satin with mirror-glass insertsOverall: 117.5 x 111.7 cm (46 1/4 x 44 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
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
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
Krishna Vanquishing Vakasura
Southern India, probably Mysore, late 18th Century
1966.29Ink, color and gold on paperOverall: 27.8 x 19.7 cm (10 15/16 x 7 3/4 in.)John L. Severance 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
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
God Shiva in His Ferocious Aspect as Mahakala Dancing
India, Rajasthan, Mewar school, early 18th Century
1955.296Ink and color on paperOverall: 28 x 20.3 cm (11 x 8 in.); with borders: 32.8 x 22.8 cm (12 15/16 x 9 in.)Gift of George P. BickfordCCCC0