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Culture: India, 19th century (421)
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1955.48CCCC0
Durga Slaying Mahisha
India, Pahari, Sirmur, 19th century
1955.667CCCC0
Pendant:  Krishna as Sri Nathaji
India, Udaipur, Nethdwara area, 19th century
1946.257CCCC0
Silk Patolu Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1940.607CCCC0
Patolu
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1990.92CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1952.196CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1952.191CCCC0
Krishna and Gopis
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1946.359CCCC0
Bhairava Raga
India, early 19th century
1924.972CCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Ram Singh II
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1991.168CCCC0
Sari
India, Benares, 19th century
1981.218CCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1213CCCC0
Ladies Shooting from a Pavilion
India, Rajasthan, Kota school, 19th century
1978.50CCCC0
Dog Walker
India, Lucknow, Company School, 19th century
1992.143CCCC0
Green Parrot
India, East India Company School, 19th century
1972.285CCCC0
Shawl
India, Kashmir, early 19th century
1961.452CCCC0
Jai Singh III of Jaipur (r. 1818-1835) Riding
India, Rajasthan, Jaipur, 19th century
1925.1337CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516CCCC0
Rama, Sita and Lakshmana in the Forest, page from the Ramayana (Tales of...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, 19th century
1989.332CCCC0
Jailer Receiving the Mahant of Tarakeshwar in Prison
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.105CCCC0
Traveling Warriors Stopping at a Farm
India, Rajasthan, Jodhpur school, early 19th Century
1992.84CCCC0
Krishna Reaching for the Moon
India, Pahari Hills, Guler school, 19th century
1971.80CCCC0
Durga Killing the Demon Mahisha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.103CCCC0
Pichvai (wall hanging) with the Worship of Shri Nathaji
India, Rajasthan, Nathadwara, 19th century
1937.454CCCC0
Hindu God Krishna Talking to Elders
India, Rajasthan, Kishangarh school, early 19th Century
1987.161CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274CCCC0
Man Dyeing Cloth
India, Company School, Lucknow, 19th century
1992.142CCCC0
Silk Veil
India, 19th - 20th century
1916.1191CCCC0
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
Sari
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1916.1206CCCC0
Raja Gulab Singh
India, 19th century
1925.1338CCCC0
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
Lady and Her Confidante
India, Kishangarh, early 19th Century
1985.187CCCC0
Square Shawl ( "amli")
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1926.239CCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan, 19th century
1925.678CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.792CCCC0
Octagonal Box
India, 18th-19th century
1916.110CCCC0
Sakhi Persuades Radha to Meet Krishna, from the "Lambagraon" Gita...
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, Lambagraon series, 19th century
1989.334CCCC0
Fragment
India, early 19th century
1926.166CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1916.834CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.215CCCC0
Fragment (Mashru: Textile made for Muslim Market)
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.497CCCC0
Baby Krishna Asking for Butter from Yashoda
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.112CCCC0
Parvati Placing a Wedding Garland on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.108.aCCCC0
Yasoda Churning Butter
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.108.bCCCC0
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
Winged Apsara with a Horn
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.135.aCCCC0
Jagannatha Trio
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.135.bCCCC0
Woman Playing Music
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.133.aCCCC0
Krishna Stroking Radha's Feet
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.133.bCCCC0
Fragment
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 19th century
1952.197CCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113.aCCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113.bCCCC0
Gajalakshmi: Lakshmi with Elephants
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.149CCCC0
The Goddess Kali
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110.aCCCC0
Kali Standing on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110.bCCCC0
Rama and Hanuman, Holding an Uprooted Tree, Rescues Sita
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.150.aCCCC0
Goddesses Lakshmi and Sarasvati
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.150.bCCCC0
Nitai and Gaur
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.154CCCC0
Rama and Sita
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.134.aCCCC0
Garuda Carrying Balarama and Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.134.bCCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670CCCC0
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
Radha and Hindu God Krishna Celebrating the Festival Holi
India, Pahari Hills, Bilaspur School, 19th century
1989.340CCCC0
Fragment of a Turban Cloth
India, Rajasthan, Mughal period, early 19th Century
1929.76CCCC0
Barber Cleaning a Woman’s Ear
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.117CCCC0
Hari-Hara
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.100.aCCCC0
Vasudeva (Krishna's Father) Fleeing with Krishna Encounters a Cobra and...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.100.bCCCC0
Vaishnava Devotee with Two Women
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.101CCCC0
Jatayu Hinders Ravana’s Chariot, Trying
to Prevent the Abduction of Sita
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109.aCCCC0
Jatayu (Rama's Mythical Bird) Hinders Ravana's Chariot, Trying to...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109.bCCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.166CCCC0
Ganesha-Janani (Mother of Ganesh)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.169CCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129.aCCCC0
Parivati Placing a Wedding Garland on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129.bCCCC0
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.130CCCC0
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157.aCCCC0
Durga
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157.bCCCC0
Annapurna and Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.162CCCC0
Ganesha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.98CCCC0
Mahant of Tarakeshwar Rides on an Elephant
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.104CCCC0
The Mutiny of the Heroine Rani Lakshmi Bai of Jhansi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.146CCCC0
Vishnu and Lakshmi
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.132CCCC0
Kartikeya
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.151CCCC0
Radha and Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.156.bCCCC0
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis)
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.114.aCCCC0
Rama and Sita Enthroned with Lakshmana and Hanuman Attending
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.152CCCC0
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
Ravana
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.148CCCC0
Square Shawl
India, Kashmir, late 19th century
1917.40CCCC0
Armlet of bazuband
India, Punjab, 18th-19th Century
1916.268CCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494CCCC0
Fragment of a Cap Band
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1925.797CCCC0
The Mausoleum of Akbar at Secundrabad
India, Company School, early 19th century
1983.115CCCC0
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.107.aCCCC0
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
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794CCCC0
Rajput Box with Various Scenes
India, Rajasthan, early 19th Century
1979.56CCCC0
Man Seated in a European Chair Smoking a Margila Pipe
India, Kalighat painting, 19th century
1984.221CCCC0
Fragment of a Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 18th-19th century
1916.1283CCCC0
Head Veil
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1952.189CCCC0
Kali and Devi Attack: Leaf from a Devi Mahatmya
India, Kangra school, 19th century
1934.220CCCC0
Weaving and Spinning
Kehar Singh (Indian)
1987.162CCCC0
Scenes from the Birth of Krishna
India, Pahari, Kangra, 19th century
1953.13CCCC0
Two Aspects of Kali
India, Kalighat painting, 19th century
1980.216CCCC0
"Aba": Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, late 19th century
1917.1068CCCC0
A Couple (from the series Costumes and Professions)
South India, Tanjore, 19th century
2001.164CCCC0
Seated Couple
India, Mysore, early 19th Century
1989.77CCCC0
Virhini Nayika, Love-Torn Heroine
India, Pahari Hills, Kangra school, late 18th-early 19th Century
1989.335CCCC0
Juggler
India, Company School, Lucknow or Patna, 19th century
1982.119CCCC0
Maharaja of Kotah Listening to Music and Watching Dancers
India, Kotah school, early 19th Century
2008.297CCCC0
Fragment of Striped Panel
India, Surat, 19th - early 20th century
1925.498CCCC0
A Barber Cleaning the Ear of a Courtesan
Shri Gobinda Chandra Roy
2003.118CCCC0
Worship of the Infant Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.128CCCC0
Hoopoe on a Citrus Tree Branch
India, Company school, Calcutta, early 19th Century
1990.67CCCC0
Tiger Hunt of Raja Ram Singh II
Northern India, Rajasthan, Kotah, 19th century
2011.139CCCC0
Maharaja Chattarsol of Kotah Shooting Lions
India, Rajasthan, Kotah school, mid 19th century
2011.150CCCC0
Loin Cloth "Pha nung" or Cloth for Wrapped Garment
India, East Coast, late 19th - early 20th century
1925.119CCCC0
Illustration of the Mahabharata
India, Maharashtra, Paithan School, early 19th Century
1988.121CCCC0
"Salwar": Woman's Trousers
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.514CCCC0
Kali on Shiva
India, Himachal Pradesh, Mandi, 19th century
2014.650CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1071CCCC0
Block Print
India, 19th century
1925.685CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.707CCCC0
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
Bodice or Coli
India, late 19th century
1940.608CCCC0
Gold Brocade
India, 19th century
1916.1209CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1292CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1917.34CCCC0
Fragment
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.679CCCC0
Piece of "Patka" (Girdle or Sash)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.676CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.697CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.706CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.710CCCC0
India, Surat
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.723CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.725CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.bCCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470CCCC0
Fragment
India, late 19th century
1925.509CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.522CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl Border
India, Kashmir ?, 19th century
1934.330CCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595CCCC0
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
Woman's Costume
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1469CCCC0
Coverlet
India, 19th century
1916.1474CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1924.1041CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.704CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.696CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.219CCCC0
Fruitsellers
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.40CCCC0
Simla and The Taj Mahal
Samuel Bourne (British, 1834-1912)
2018.225CCCC0
No image available
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50CCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1918.33CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.694CCCC0
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475CCCC0
Fragments of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.aCCCC0
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
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 19th century
1925.518CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594CCCC0
Man's Coat
India, Early 19th century
1934.184CCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193CCCC0
Agra. Diwan-i-Chas
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.214CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 18th or 19th century
1925.527CCCC0
Cover (or Hanging)
India, late 19th century
1916.1362CCCC0
Bed Cover (?)
India, Delhi ?, 19th century
1916.1475CCCC0
Narrow Strip used as Galloon
India, 18th-19th century
1916.2078CCCC0
Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588CCCC0
Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588.aCCCC0
Scabbard for Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588.bCCCC0
Skirt (?)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1073CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.718CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.722CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.719CCCC0
Brocade
India, 19th century
1925.709CCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.505CCCC0
Brocade
India, Warangal, 19th century
1925.517CCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245CCCC0
Kantha
India, Bengal, 19th century
1996.350CCCC0
Buddhist Temple, Kalani
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.38CCCC0
Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga and the Snows from Kutcherry Hill
Photoglob Co. (Zurich, active c. 1890-1910)
2018.216CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302CCCC0
Sari
India, 19th century
1917.1000CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.680CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.692CCCC0
Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.686CCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474CCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.aCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.bCCCC0
No image available
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1962.126CCCC0
Fragments Pieced Together
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1977CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.713CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.724CCCC0
Silapa Sword with Green Leather Case.
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705CCCC0
Silapa Sword (green leather case)
India, 18th-19th Century
1930.705.bCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1926.31CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.699CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.688CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.687CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1946.410CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.716CCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.500CCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.526CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.531CCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, early 19th century
1937.581CCCC0
Brocade Fragment
India, 19th century
1923.708CCCC0
Squre Pieced Shawl with Vase Corners
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2010.136CCCC0
Teapot
India, 19th century
2012.450CCCC0
Sinhalese Man
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895) and 1 other
2018.221CCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363CCCC0
Man's Cap
India, 19th century
1916.1477CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1069CCCC0
Dress (Choli)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1070CCCC0
Fragment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.999CCCC0
Piece of a Turban (Pugri)
India, Chanderi, 19th century
1925.675CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gulbarga ?, 19th century
1925.714CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.691CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.715CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.720CCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 19th century
1925.528CCCC0
Entrance to the Nata Dewale Grounds, Kandy
Scowen & Co. (British, active Ceylon, 1876-1895)
2018.39CCCC0
Fragment of Gold Cloth
India, 19th century
1916.1214CCCC0
Shawl
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1458CCCC0
Woman's Blouse (Pairan)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1463CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gulbarga ?, 19th century
1925.695CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.689CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.690CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.693CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.712CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.711CCCC0
Shawl (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1925.495CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.491CCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.506CCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.216CCCC0
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
Woman's Garment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1467CCCC0
Fragment
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1926.30CCCC0
Part of a Sari
India, 19th century
1925.671CCCC0
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674CCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.504CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.683CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.717CCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.708CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.684CCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.721CCCC0
Square
India, 19th century
1955.621CCCC0
Blanket
India, 19th century
1918.16CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Painted Door
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60.1Color on woodOverall: 190 x 88.9 x 43.7 cm (74 13/16 x 35 x 17 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Painted Door
India, Bundi, 19th century
1977.60.2Color on woodOverall: 190 x 88.9 x 43.7 cm (74 13/16 x 35 x 17 3/16 in.)John L. Severance 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
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
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
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, 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
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
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, 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, 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
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
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
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
Parvati Placing a Wedding Garland on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.108.aBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.2 x 29.6 cm (19 x 11 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 28 cm (17 15/16 x 11 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Yasoda Churning Butter
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.108.bBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 48.2 x 29.6 cm (19 x 11 5/8 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 28.6 cm (17 15/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
Winged Apsara with a Horn
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.135.aBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.9 x 29.3 cm (18 7/8 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 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
Jagannatha Trio
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.135.bBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.9 x 29.3 cm (18 7/8 x 11 9/16 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
Woman Playing Music
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.133.aBlack ink, color paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.7 x 29.1 cm (18 3/4 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 30.7 x 25.7 cm (12 1/16 x 10 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Krishna Stroking Radha's Feet
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
Fragment
India, Rajasthan or Northern Deccan, 19th century
1952.197Block printed, painted and overprinted with gold leaf; cottonOverall: 6 x 14 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Krishna as Kali Worshipped by Radha
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 as Kali Worshipped by Radha
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.113.bBlack ink, color and silver paint on paperSecondary Support: 48.1 x 29.7 cm (18 15/16 x 11 11/16 in.); Painting only: 45.7 x 27.8 cm (18 x 10 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
The Goddess Kali
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
Kali Standing on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.110.bBlack ink and color on paperSecondary Support: 49.7 x 29.3 cm (19 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 30 x 25.5 cm (11 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Rama and Hanuman, Holding an Uprooted Tree, Rescues Sita
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.150.aBlack ink and color paint on paperSecondary Support: 48.6 x 29.8 cm (19 1/8 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 35 x 25.9 cm (13 3/4 x 10 3/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Goddesses Lakshmi and Sarasvati
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
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
Rama and Sita
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.134.aBlack ink, color paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.9 x 29.3 cm (18 7/8 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 31 x 25.6 cm (12 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Garuda Carrying Balarama and Krishna
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
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
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
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 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
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
Hari-Hara
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.100.aBlack ink, color and silver paint on paperSecondary Support: 49.9 x 29.8 cm (19 5/8 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 28.2 cm (17 15/16 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Vasudeva (Krishna's Father) Fleeing with Krishna Encounters a Cobra and...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.100.bBlack ink, color and silver paint on paperSecondary Support: 49.9 x 29.8 cm (19 5/8 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 45.6 x 28.4 cm (17 15/16 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
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
Jatayu (Rama's Mythical Bird) Hinders Ravana's Chariot, Trying to...
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.109.bBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 47.8 x 29.4 cm (18 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 28.2 cm (17 15/16 x 11 1/8 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
Krishna Ferrying Radha Across the Yamuna River
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
Parivati Placing a Wedding Garland on Shiva
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.129.bBlack ink, color paint and silver paint on paperSecondary Support: 48.5 x 29.3 cm (19 1/8 x 11 9/16 in.); Painting only: 45.8 x 27.6 cm (18 1/16 x 10 7/8 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
Sheetaladevi: The Smallpox Goddess
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
Durga
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.157.bBlack ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperSecondary Support: 46.9 x 29.8 cm (18 7/16 x 11 3/4 in.); Painting only: 45.6 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
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
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
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
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
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
Radha and Krishna
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
Krishna Steals the Clothes of the Cowgirls (Gopis)
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
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
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
Ravana
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.148Black ink, color and silver paint, and graphite underdrawing on paperPainting only: 45.1 x 27.7 cm (17 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
Maid Bringing a Hookah to a Lady
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
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
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
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
Man Seated in a European Chair Smoking a Margila Pipe
India, Kalighat painting, 19th century
1984.221Ink and color on paperOverall: 45.5 x 27.4 cm (17 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. WardCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Scenes from the Birth of Krishna
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
Two Aspects of Kali
India, Kalighat painting, 19th century
1980.216Color on paperOverall: 49.5 x 29 cm (19 1/2 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. Ward in memory of Dr. William G. ArcherCCCC0
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
"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
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
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
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
Juggler
India, Company School, Lucknow or Patna, 19th century
1982.119Ink and gouache on paperOverall: 17.2 x 12.7 cm (6 3/4 x 5 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. WardCCCC0
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
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
A Barber Cleaning the Ear of a Courtesan
Shri Gobinda Chandra Roy
2003.118Woodcut; black ink on paperSecondary Support: 50 x 30.3 cm (19 11/16 x 11 15/16 in.); Painting only: 45.5 x 28.2 cm (17 15/16 x 11 1/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Worship of the Infant Krishna
India, Calcutta, Kalighat painting, 19th century
2003.128Ink, color, and silver paint on paperSecondary Support: 36 x 29.1 cm (14 3/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Painting only: 29 x 25 cm (11 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Hoopoe on a Citrus Tree Branch
India, Company school, Calcutta, early 19th Century
1990.67Color on paperOverall: 42.5 x 27.8 cm (16 3/4 x 10 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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 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
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
Illustration of the Mahabharata
India, Maharashtra, Paithan School, early 19th Century
1988.121Color on paperOverall: 29.2 x 40.7 cm (11 1/2 x 16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William E. WardCCCC0
"Salwar": Woman's Trousers
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.514Embroidery; silk on silk satin with mirror-glass insertsOverall: 87 x 101.5 cm (34 1/4 x 39 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1071Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 117 x 106.7 cm (46 1/16 x 42 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Block Print
India, 19th century
1925.685Block printed with gold leaf on cotton muslinOverall: 17.2 x 17.8 cm (6 3/4 x 7 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
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
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
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
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, 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
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
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703Brocade; sateen ground with silk and metal threadOverall: 12.7 x 3.8 cm (5 x 1 1/2 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, 19th century
1925.706Brocade; satin ground with silverOverall: 39.4 x 14.6 cm (15 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.710Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 7.9 x 14.6 cm (3 1/8 x 5 3/4 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
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
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 a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.aTapestry weave: woolOverall: 19 x 55.2 cm (7 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.bTapestry weave: woolOverall: 18 x 56.1 cm (7 1/16 x 22 1/16 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
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
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
Fragment of a Shawl Border
India, Kashmir ?, 19th century
1934.330Tapestry twill; wool and silkOverall: 34.1 x 38.7 cm (13 7/16 x 15 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. E. RosencrantzCCCC0
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
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
Woman's Costume
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1469Embroidery, silkOverall: 114.3 x 101.6 cm (45 x 40 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Coverlet
India, 19th century
1916.1474Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 289.6 x 182.3 cm (114 x 71 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1924.1041Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 30.8 x 21 cm (12 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.704Brocade; silk ground with silk and gold threadOverall: 8.9 x 19.1 cm (3 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.696Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 12.7 x 15.2 cm (5 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Long Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2008.2192/2 twill tapestry weave, double interlocked; embroidery; woolOverall: 312.4 x 131.5 cm (123 x 51 3/4 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
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
Simla and The Taj Mahal
Samuel Bourne (British, 1834-1912)
2018.225Double-sided albumen printOverall: 31.9 x 36.3 cm (12 9/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Purchase from the Karl B. Goldfield TrustCCCC0
No image available
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
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
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
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, 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
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
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 a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.aTwill 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 a Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.bTwill weave, brocaded; woolOverall: 57 x 56.5 cm (22 7/16 x 22 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of a Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1915.678.cTwill weave, brocaded; woolOverall: 49.5 x 56 cm (19 1/2 x 22 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588Iron with bone and silverOverall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.); Blade: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Philip Lathrop CobbCCCC0
Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588.aIron with bone and silverOverall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.); Blade: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Philip Lathrop CobbCCCC0
Scabbard for Dagger
India, 19th century
1919.588.bBronze and jade with leather and silverOverall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.); Blade: 27.7 cm (10 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Philip Lathrop CobbCCCC0
Skirt (?)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1073Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 222.3 x 57.2 cm (87 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Sari
India, 19th century
1917.1000Tie-dyed, embroidered bordersOverall: 155 x 165.1 cm (61 x 65 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.680Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 23.5 x 68.6 cm (9 1/4 x 27 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.692BrocadeOverall: 6.4 x 19.1 cm (2 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.686Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk, cotton, gold threadOverall: 14 x 22.9 cm (5 1/2 x 9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 18.5 x 64.8 cm (7 5/16 x 25 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.aTapestry twill; woolOverall: 18.5 x 64.8 cm (7 5/16 x 25 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.474.bTapestry twill; woolOverall: 18.8 x 57.5 cm (7 3/8 x 22 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
No image available
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
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
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.713Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 27.9 x 6.4 cm (11 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.724Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 31.1 x 30.5 cm (12 1/4 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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 (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
Fragment
India, 19th century
1926.31Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 9.5 x 10.2 cm (3 3/4 x 4 in.)Gift of A. K. CoomaraswamyCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.699Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 7.6 x 8.3 cm (3 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.688Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 8.3 x 13.3 cm (3 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.687Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 8.9 x 9.5 cm (3 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1946.410Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 41.9 x 22.2 cm (16 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.716Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 12.7 x 9.5 cm (5 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.500Tapestry twill; woolOverall: 36.8 x 48.6 cm (14 1/2 x 19 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.526Brocade, "himru"; silkOverall: 73.7 x 61.6 cm (29 x 24 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.531Tightly woven cottonOverall: 91.4 x 16.5 cm (36 x 6 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, early 19th century
1937.581Block printed and painted quilted cottonOverall: 85.8 x 125.7 cm (33 3/4 x 49 1/2 in.)Gift of Marion A. ParsonsCCCC0
Brocade Fragment
India, 19th century
1923.708BrocadeOverall: 16.2 x 36.5 cm (6 3/8 x 14 3/8 in.)Gift of William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
Squre Pieced Shawl with Vase Corners
India, Kashmir, 19th century
2010.1362/2 twill tapestry (S), double interlocked, pieced; woolOverall: 195.6 x 185.4 cm (77 x 73 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Teapot
India, 19th century
2012.450SilverOverall: 14 x 21 x 13.5 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Ranajit K. DattaCCCC0
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
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
Man's Cap
India, 19th century
1916.1477Embroidery; velvet decorated with gold thread, pearls and cornelians (?)Overall: 6 x 16 x 15.5 cm (2 3/8 x 6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1069Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 116 x 105.5 cm (45 11/16 x 41 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Dress (Choli)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1070Embroidery with mirror insertsOverall: 119.5 x 102.9 cm (47 1/16 x 40 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.999Embroidery with mirror insertsOverall: 54.6 x 256.5 cm (21 1/2 x 101 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Piece of a Turban (Pugri)
India, Chanderi, 19th century
1925.675Cotton with metal woven in diamond designOverall: 49.5 x 20.3 cm (19 1/2 x 8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Gulbarga ?, 19th century
1925.714Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 6.4 x 21.6 cm (2 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.691Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 10.8 x 15.2 cm (4 1/4 x 6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.715Brocade; silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 6.4 x 10.8 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares, 19th century
1925.720Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk with gold and silverOverall: 15.9 x 9.5 cm (6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Gulbarga, 19th century
1925.528Brocade, "himru"; silk and cottonOverall: 16.5 x 25.4 cm (6 1/2 x 10 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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 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
Woman's Blouse (Pairan)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1463Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 81.3 x 83 cm (32 x 32 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
1925.689Brocade, "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
1925.690Brocade, "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
1925.693Brocade, "kimkhwab"Overall: 14 x 10.2 cm (5 1/2 x 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
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, 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
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
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
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
Woman's Garment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1467Embroidery, silkOverall: 129 x 103 cm (50 13/16 x 40 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Part of a Sari
India, 19th century
1925.671Brocade (?)Overall: 50.2 x 109.2 cm (19 3/4 x 43 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674Plain weave and tapestry weave: silk and metal threadOverall: 6.4 x 52.1 cm (2 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Book Cover
India, 19th century
1925.504Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 14 x 27.9 cm (5 1/2 x 11 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.683Brocade, "himru"Overall: 57.8 x 39.1 cm (22 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.717Brocade; silk and metalOverall: 30.5 x 7.6 cm (12 x 3 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocade
India, Benares ?, 19th century
1925.708Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and goldOverall: 8.9 x 14.6 cm (3 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.684Brocade, "himru"; silk and gold threadOverall: 16.5 x 12.1 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Surat, 19th century
1925.721Brocade, "himru"; cotton and silkOverall: 26.7 x 24.1 cm (10 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square
India, 19th century
1955.621Dukka muslin, woven and embroideredOverall: 94 x 93 cm (37 x 36 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harry F. StrattonCCCC0
Blanket
India, 19th century
1918.16Twill weave: cotton?, metal threadOverall: 302.3 x 87.6 cm (119 x 34 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0