Preparation for a Tryst

Historical period(s)
early 19th century
School of Sejnu, Mandi
Full color and gold on paper
H x W: 17.6 x 14.7 cm (6 15/16 x 5 13/16 in)
India, Punjab Hills, Himachal Pradesh state, Mandi
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


bathing, India, lotus, woman

To 1932
Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, Boston. [1]

From 1932
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, Boston. [2]


[1] Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920, Collections Management office.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Dr. Ananda K. Coomaraswamy 1877-1947

Published References
  • Harsha V. Dehejia. Rasikapriya: Ritikavya of Keshavdas in Ateliers of Love. .
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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