The Wedding of Nala and Damayanti from a Nala-Damayanti series

Historical period(s)
Guler School
Ink and color on paper
H x W: 22 x 16.2 cm (8 11/16 x 6 3/8 in)
India, Punjab Hills, Himachal Pradesh state, Guler
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


India, marriage, Nala Damayanti
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Masters of Indian Painting. Exh. cat. Zurich. vol. 2: pp. 687-718.
  • Schuyler Cammann. Ancient Symbols in Modern Afghanistan. vol. 2 Washington and Ann Arbor, 1957. p. 22, note 63.
  • Dr. Esin Atil. The Brush of the Masters: Drawings from Iran and India. Exh. cat. Washington, 1978. cat. 79, p. 134.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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